November 25, 2014

Barbie Versus Lammily: Kids Weigh in. {Video}


So, the world finally has a doll with realistic proportions. But, what do kids really think of her?

After all, we can speculate about how it shapes their psyches and how it perpetuates gender stereotypes and so on and so forth, but this is a kids’ toy! It’s kids’ opinions that really count here.

Well, see for yourself what they really think:

The answers are honest, and deeply revealing. Lammily is a doll that these second graders can see themselves in. She looks like them, she looks like women and girls they know.

And that is empowering. More of this, please!

Enough said.

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Author: Kathryn Muyskens

Editor: Renée Picard

Photo: YouTube Screen Shot

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