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Parliamentary debate on toys and gender

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Let Toys Be Toys were delighted to see the gender-specific marketing of toys debated in Parliament last week, tabled by Chi Onwurah, MP for Central Newcastle and Cabinet Office Shadow Minister.

It was great to see the campaign mentioned several times, and MPs from the three main parties expressing support for our aims. Read more…

MPs speak out against gendered marketing

While the Let Toys Be Toys campaign targets retailers, and isn’t calling for changes to the law or to public policy, it’s great to see the limiting effects of gendered marketing being taken seriously by those with influence. Read more…