Men and boys should be socialised from a young age that they do not need to assert their power over women. Statements that promote toxic masculinity should not be said to young boys. 'Boys dont cry' is a statement that teaches men to suppress their emotions and risk instilling in them toxic and violent behaviour. Lets deal with VAW at its root cause.


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