Have you heard of Ban Bossy? It’s the new initiative from Lean In and the Girl Scouts that’s trying to ban “bossy” and similar words that are used to bring down girls that are ambitious, take risks, and speak up. By changing the way we treat girls who lead, hopefully our generation will someday see more women in leadership roles.
don’t read the youtube comments on this.
Jesus, did any of these people commenting on youtube actually watch the video!? This isn’t a video about literally banning the word “bossy”, it is a figure of speech. It’s about encouraging girls to speak up and have a voice in a culture and society where women who speak up aren’t taken seriously or they are seen as a “bitch” when they are assertive and strong. It’s all about an EQUAL PLAYING FIELD for both men and women to be successful and strong leaders, and not have their gender dictate the roles in society they can or should pursue.
Men, stop taking it so personally. This isn’t an attack on men, and it isn’t pushing some “liberal” agenda. It is about changing the attitudes against women and letting them be leaders without being seen as “bossy, pushy, etc.”, and we as men should only support and encourage the women in our lives to be the best they can be
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Me: mom, can I have 5 dollars?
Mom: how do you plan to earn it?
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When the teacher calls you up to the board and you know the answer