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Feminist With Grandsons Speaks Out

By Richard Whitmire — April 19, 2010 1 min read
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This column in the Denver Post by the wife of the former Colorado governor should be mandatory reading at NOW and the AAUW.

The longer you deny the boy problem, the more you risk your base. There’s a simple solution that won’t set back the girls: do for boys in literacy what was done for the girls in math and science more than a decade ago.

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