No More Daddy’s Princess

We, here at LatinoDad could not get enough of this powerful poem written and recited by Carlos Andrés Gómez, award winning poet, actor and author of Man Up: Reimagining Modern Manhood

“She is many things. She is everything, but one thing she will never be is a princess,” he said.

The intensity and power of his words speak to gender, how we raise our girls and how she will eventually feel about herself.

Filmed in Spanish Harlem, New York City – mural “Soldaderas”


Video Credit: Huffington Post

Produced by Kat Santiago, edited by Terence Krey and shot by Dan Fox, Ian MacInnes, Mike Caravella and JR Cronheim

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