Jen Anderson Shattuck's three-and-a-half year old son likes to wear tutus, and that's totally fine with her. In a Facebook post published August 24, Stattuck wrote that her son, who also likes to play with trucks, says sparkly tutus "make him feel beautiful and brave." Every so often a well-meaning stranger will ask her about her son's tutu, and she explains, and then that's that.

Rcently, however, one man accosted them, alleging that "forcing" her son to wear a skirt was "child abuse."

My three-and-a-half-year-old son likes to play trucks. He likes to do jigsaw puzzles. He likes to eat plums. And he...

Posted by Jen Anderson Shattuck on Wednesday, August 24, 2016