"It's harmful because the message to the male athletes is that it is bad to be associated with any female traits," said Lisa Stratton, a co-founder of Gender Justice, a nonprofit advocacy organization.
plcow: WTH? Is the attorneys' real argument here that the coach is insulting the color pink, by associating it with femininity?You have to make a choice here:1) Is the color pink associated with femininity or can it be broader than that?If you argue that it is not a feminine color, then the other team shouldn't have a problem with it, right?If you argue that it is a feminine color, then you yourself are the one enforcing the stereotype, not the coach.
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