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APA Reports Sexualization of Girls Devastating

by Tracee Sioux The American Psychological Association has published a Report of the APA Task force on the Sexualization of Girls. This 74-page report should be required reading for every mother, mentor, and educator. It contains a multitude…
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Human Biology & Girls' Rights

by Tracee Sioux The absurdity of abstinence-only "education" and I do use the term education loosely, confounds me. It's so blatantly anti-girl. The logic is so extremely flawed. The practice is entirely ineffective in preventing big social…
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Give Me An "A"

by Tracee SiouxI've been super-conflicted about letting my 5-year-old daughter participate in cheerleading.Isn't it better to be the one cheered on, the one actually playing the sport, than to be cheering from the side-lines? I think so. I want…
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No Bratz No! Tantrum or Go with the Flow?

By Tracee Sioux Her Paw Paw took Ainsley to her first soccer practice last night because I had bought tickets to a charity event. When he dropped her off he also dropped the news that the soccer commissioner had refused to change the team…
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Go Bratz Go!

by Tracee Sioux I signed my daughter up for indoor soccer this season. The coach called me to invite me to a meeting of the parents and girls to determine the team colors and discuss when and where practices would be. As an after-thought she…
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Sexy

By Tracee Sioux As the mother of a four-year-old daughter, I have been mentally preparing myself for the eventual discussion about sex. I was going to be open-minded and talk honestly and without fear. I was going to talk about specifics, including…