Tuesday, July 1, 2014
The True Meaning of "Run Like a Girl" #runlikeagirl
I don't throw well. I am not athletic. I have been told that I throw like a girl. It was meant as an insult. You hear it all the time. You run like a girl. You kick like a girl. Every time someone says that, they are insulting girls and women. This can cut on girls' self-esteem. It can make them feel less than boys (or men). It is a put down.
I saw this wonderful video by Always. It is called Run Like a Girl. It depicts what young girls think "run like a girl" means verses women and boys. It is pretty disheartening. Watch the video. And next time, make sure you correctly use the expression "run like a girl" in the future. Our girls deserve it.
So, after watching the video what can you do like a girl? Read more at http://www.always.com/en-us/likeagirl.aspx.