Gender and Kids: When Pink Was For Boys

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A Toronto couple's decision to raise a genderless baby and keep the child's sex a secret exploded into a world-wide debate about gender and kids this week - and much of the focus was on what kids wear and what it means. Historian Jo Paoletti told Brent that the rules haven't always been as simple as pink for girls and blue for boys...

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victorian babies blog.jpgJo Paoletti teaches at the University of Maryland. She's the author of the forth-coming book, "Pink and Blue: Telling The Girls From The Boys in America."
 
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