Dad challenges toxic masculinity after his son bullied for wearing nail polish

How do you deal with toxic masculinity as a parent?

Aaron Gouveia posted a thread about his 5-year-old son, Sam, who was bullied by classmates for wearing red nail polish to school.

In the thread, Gouveia addresses issues toxic masculinity and gender norms.

Gouveia makes an everyday effort to challenge traditional ideas of masculinity through his parenting style.

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