Colourful pedestrian crossing on the day of Pride Zurich.
“We need to treat other people the way they want to be treated. Which means we have to ask.”
– Kim Katrin Milan
So much wisdom in this TED talk by Tiq Milan and Kim Katrin Milan. So much to learn from.
“I knew enough to do more than I did.”
– Quintin Tarantino on Harvey Weinstein in the Guardian
Christine at a table in the snow, Acla.
Aisholpan and a golden eagle, photographed by Asher Svidensky.
Sia wrote the beautiful song Angel by the wings for the film The Eagle huntress.
Girls, you can do anything!
“All people want to be treated with dignity and respect.
All people want to be asked rather than told to do something.
All people want to be informed as to why they are being asked or ordered to do something.
All people want to be given options rather than threats.
All people want a second chance when they make a mistake.”
– Police officer George Thompson
Let him cry.
Give him role models.
Let him be himself.
Teach him to take care of himself.
Teach him to take care of others.
Share the work.
Encourage friendships with girls.
Teach ‘no means no’.
Speak up when others are intolerant.
Never use ‘girl’ as an insult.
Read a lot, including about girls and women.
Read full NYTime article here.