Mom and Dad Are Fighting

Mom and Dad Are Fighting: The “Toxic Preschool” Edition

Slate’s parenting podcast on raising boys in patriarchy and teachers who praise your kid wrongly.

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On this week’s episode, Steve Lickteig joins Rebecca and Gabe to answer questions from listeners on toxic masculinity and overpraising preschool teachers. Plus: parenting triumphs and fails, recommendations, and more. And on Slate Plus this week: How many M&M’s rewards are too many?


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Podcast produced by Benjamin Frisch.