Letters to the Editor

March 16, 2014

Invitation to All Points: High-profile women aim to erase the term ‘bossy’

Sheryl Sandberg, Yahoo COO and author of the best-selling book Lean In, recently launched a campaign to ban the word bossy, which she argues sends the wrong message to little girls who assert themselves. Her public service campaign to “Ban Bossy” has received lots of media attention, as well as support from powerful public figures such as former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and mega-star Beyonce.

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