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.
Anger scares most of us. But John McElhenney found a way through the fear.
Can you imagine being able to “see” a basketball hoop or a light pole with sound? This man can.
Police and community relations are tattered and could get worst if media continues its bias.
There were no resources for the crippling anxiety that nearly destroyed Ty Phillips. So he figured out how to face it down himself.
Aaron Kaplan offers a simple guide to easing your kids into the idea of two parents not living together any longer.
Ira Israel wonders if the Internet is one huge High School popularity contest gone awry.
The way we talk about sex is based on some very dubious assumptions, starting with the idea that “normal” is a thing.
Looking without seeing. At some point in the relationship we fail to see that our heart’s desire is right in front of us.
I can’t imagine my life without your bubbly personality.
Jordan Gray was emotionally shut off to people for years, until he decided to breathe into a new relationship one breath at a time.
1975. That was the year I made a decision and learned a secret that would change my life.
If you’ve seen it on TV or heard about it from your friends, you might think you’ve got this trans* thing figured out. So how about we take a closer look.
Because being a great dad is not as hard as you think….
Alexander Yarde knows what’s on his holiday list this year.
You Don’t Know Jack About MS™ was created for people living with multiple sclerosis (MS) and their loved ones by Jack Osbourne, in partnership with Teva Neuroscience.
Is anything inappropriate to wear to class anymore?
Meeghan Mousaw offers insight into how redshirting helps a child to grow socially and intellectually giving the child added confidence to assist with learning.
When you’re ready to take that next step with a woman, think carefully. What you say isn’t always what she hears.