Robert Reece has found that ignoring the Man Code has improved his life enormously.
Robert Reece is from Leland, MS and received his BA and MA degrees from The University of Mississippi. He is now a PhD student in sociology at Duke University where he studies race and racism and contracts as a NPO researcher. He blogs at Still Furious and Still Brave and tweets at @PhuzzieSlippers.
Robert Reece quit looking for his roots in distant lands that have not affected him so deeply as the history, culture, and people of Mississippi.
White women assuming sexual power over black men is not a new story, says Robert Reece, of news that Danny Brown received unwanted oral sex on stage.
As buzz builds about 4 NFL players coming out, Robert Reece speculates on what it will mean for them personally and for the hyper-masculine league they play in.
That most masculine of subcultures, the world of hip hop, ironically provides an acceptable outlet for men to express platonic affection for one another: through rap lyrics.
Sexual instruction manuals perpetuate the notion that, despite the apparent diversity of ways to have sex, there’s just one right way for men to be lovers.
Though the fear of black men by white people is based on racist stereotypes, black women’s fear is rooted in a lifetime of experience.
As the great Andalusian summer heat builds, the once vibrantly alive Spring meadows turn to straw and dust.
How did we become so hypocritical that violent images are OK, but pictures of mothers breastfeeding their children are outlawed?
Alone at 57, a man makes new rules for living a positive, fulfilling life.
When animals wander we call them free range. But when minds wander we call it ADD?
Dr. Steven Hanley on “Stand by Me” and male friendship.
If the next five years of your life are the same as the last five years, will you be okay with that? — That question grabbed my attention so tightly I nearly choked on my[Read More…]
“Would I have it in me to be the kind of mother that didn’t degrade or diminish his masculinity, but teach him that it can be a powerful tool for positivity, change and equality?”
Aaron Tang writes the rules for virtual relationships.
In a bid to get children to eat healthier, ‘The Cook At Home Dad’ shares tips and recipes he creates for and with his kids.
Dr. Andrew Smiler discusses the oddity of a pop song that describes a man refusing a hookup.
John Wineland speaks on advanced topics like jealousy, declaring desire, and creating communities of open hearted men all over the world.
Resistance is the bane of any organizational change effort—or is it?
Why what we are doing here is so important.