Your thoughts?Rigid gender stereotypes in children's literature is one of the contributing factors to high levels of family violence, campaigners say.
The Respectful Relationships program is suggesting teachers in Victorian public schools encourage students to analyse gender stereotypes in classics such as Sleeping Beauty and Rapunzel.
Read on: http://www.3aw.com.au/news/victoria...tereotypes-in-fairytales-20170405-gvenu6.html
Presonally myself and basically everyone I know were raised on fairy tales, and I don't know a single dude who beats or oppresses his wife (from what I can tell, of course...Generally those things are pretty obvious too, even if not stated nor out in the open.)
I think this whole thing is a work of an overactive imagination, personally.