The phrase “boys will be boys” is harmless

We asked if the phrase “boys will be boys” is harmless. We wanted to hear your thoughts on the topic and we got them in the hundreds. Our incredibly talented Rebecca Osborne pulled together your comments and some of the material from the Twitter debate into the infographic below.

There’s plenty to read, watch and listen to on this topic and we pulled together some sources of information - on both sides of the argument - below to help you form your opinion. Your voice is extremely important so we held both Twitter and Facebook debates on Tuesday 26th March 2019. See @gendercharter on Twitter for more information.

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Infographic by our totally awesome friend   Rebecca Osborne

Infographic by our totally awesome friend Rebecca Osborne


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