1/ EXCLUSIVE: launches first gender-neutral doll
With a gender-neutral doll, Mattel hopes to break taboos and appeal to a generation that wants activism in its brands
I’ve long thought the words β€œmasculine” and β€œfeminine” were limiting. Often they make kids act in ways contrary to their authentic selves. Cheers to ⁦⁩ and the first gender-inclusive doll, encouraging kids to find themselves in their toys.
6/ Read more about how the brand behind Barbie is planning to redefine stereotypes around play with a doll for all children, regardless of gender. Full story by here
"There were a couple of gender-creative kids who told us that they dreaded Christmas Day because they knew whatever they got under the Christmas tree, it wasn’t made for them,” says Monica Dreger, head of consumer insights at Mattel.
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Why Mattel Is Releasing the First Gender-Neutral Doll | Time
Representation matters.
Who the heck is going to buy their kids transgender dolls?
Why Mattel Is Releasing the First Gender-Neutral Doll | Time
Can't wait for the inevitable meltdown πŸ˜†
Have cons lost their minds about this yet?
This news brightened my morning -- a major toy manufacturer is putting out a line of gender-neutral dolls 😍
In news unrelated to high crimes + misdemeanors, my #HPEB627 class is focusing on the medicalization of intersex and transgender people today; one of my grad students sent me this
In honor of LGBT History Month: Mattel releases gender-neutral dolls.
Interesting. I wonder how it will sell.
Why Mattel Is Releasing the First Gender-Neutral Doll | Time