Stories by Lyn Mikel Brown

Lyn Mikel Brown has been studying and working with girls for more than twenty-five years. A professor of education and human development at Colby College, she is the author of five previous books about gender and girlhood, and is the cofounder of three grassroots organizations. subscribe to Lyn Mikel Brown's feed

Posted on: Oct 26, 2016, Source: Beacon Press

This false narrative gives us reason to believe in a system that rewards self-reliance and the illusion that the deserving just worked a little harder.