Boys don’t cry! 

This morning while having my usual cuppa tea, flicking through Facebook. I came across a video titled ‘boys don’t cry‘.

boys don't cry

An article about the stigma of boy’s don’t cry from the point of view of 5 boys

The video was about a variety of young boys crying in different situations such as their mum leaving to go to work, falling over and a boy at his first day at school. In each clip the adult asked the young boy ‘why are you crying?’ ‘You’re a boy’, ‘boys don’t cry’ ‘stop crying, you’re not a girl!’ Continue reading