Do survivors a solid, would you? Stop pretending that people who get hurt are too sensitive.
Christopher M. Anderson is the Executive Director of MaleSurvivor the leading not-for-profit organization committed to preventing, healing, and eliminating all forms of sexual victimization of boys and men through support, treatment, research, education, advocacy, and activism.
You can follow him on twitter via @chander2nyc and email him at canderson (at) malesurvivor (dot) org
You are not alone. It was not your fault. Healing is possible.
Believe it or not, there are people out there who support women while sticking up for men. Christopher Anderson lists 21 of them.
Christopher M. Anderson uses Rolling Stone’s recent retraction about their University of Virginia story about on-campus rape to underscore the crucial need for responsible journalism in cases involving victims.
Christopher Anderson explains everything you need to know in order to support men who have been raped by women.
Christopher M. Anderson feels his identity as a man runs deeper than society’s definition of manhood.
MaleSurvivor Executive Director Christopher Anderson reminds Michael Moore and Bill Maher that rape of boys and men is no laughing matter.
MaleSurvivor Executive Director Christopher Anderson reminds us that love does not guarantee that parents will keep their children safe.
Following on Cris Carter’s remarks, Male Survivor founder Christopher J. Anderson tells us what to say to people who are on the fence about using violence to discipline kids.
Chris Anderson knows it’s scary to talk about tough subjects like racism or sexual abuse. But in calling them out, we start disrupting their systems.
Sexual violence affects more people than you’d think. Chris Anderson explains, and compels us to take action.
Male Survivor Executive Director Chris Anderson pleads with Richard Dawkins to stop diminishing the experiences of other survivors.
Chris Anderson explains the ways people unfairly dismiss victims of violence and trauma, and offers 3 tips for supporting survivors.
Chris Anderson explains that when the media frames male victims of sexual abuse as “lovers”, the world becomes a less safe place for children.
Chris Anderson wonders, “Is a man or a transgender person who is raped just as worthy of support as the women who are victimized?”
We can’t keep pretending that most of our wars have been noble or worthwhile, so where does that put us on Memorial Day?
My child has many teachers. Some of their voices need to be drowned out.
Sean Davis gives a haunting first-person account of the inhumanity (and the humanity) of war.
I slept. I dreamt. I rose.
John Tinseth looks back at his father’s odd A-Team going into Vietnam.
Jordan Gray says that we can avoid a lot of pain if we get in the habit of asking these three simple, but challenging questions. —– One of the worst things that we do in[Read More…]
The Summer is shaping up! Keep your little one’s protected!
David Bergman conveys the joy of a long-term relationship in this variation on the sonnet form.
Guess what the #1 product is in our landfills today? Food.
Amazing story by Sam Cook, “Flatland” will leave you breathless with insight.
Is the “Ultimate Man Cave” business model an open invitation for violent misdeeds as well as machismo mischief?
June 4th, 2015 at the West End Lounge, New York, NY. Tickets on sale now.