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 Mother’s Day approaches, Dr. Chester Goad recalls 4 important lessons about death he learned from his mother.
Admit it, you’ve fantasized about being famous.
Too many leaders think a mission statement is just words on a page, when really, it could be their ace in the hole.
It appears that the young son of the Boys in the Burbs has a breakfast special that is always on the menu.
Kids’ lives are being altered and derailed because people often misinterpret research.
A teen activist says young people need to lead the fight for climate change. “We are the ones we’ve been waiting for.”
Can you recognize individuals’ and groups’ freedom of religion as well as freedom FROM religion?
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Chris says, “I’ve lost track of what is and isn’t private. I work at BuzzFeed.”
After almost getting divorced, this man wants to reaffirm his love.
Six months ago, Nate Bagley was engaged. Now he’s single and sitting in his basement. But he thinks he’s figuring it all out.
It’s funny the things that make you feel more or less of a man.
When it comes to war, few issues are as polarising as how we choose to remember the men who fought in them.
Codes of conduct can be useful and strategic for employers, but too many are contradictory and vague.
Brett Ortler never could’ve imagined the magnitude of messes a toddler can make. Thank goodness for Babyganics.
Some values never lose their importance they just go out of style –time to bring this one back in a big way.
What we appreciate—and need—in a potential mate changes as we get older. James Michael Sama identifies eight ways our dating outlook shifts with—shall we call it, ahem, maturity instead of age?
Put an end to shaming by doing one beautifully simple thing.
Jordan Gray dives into when you should and when you shouldn’t get back with your ex.
Business owner Doug Wagner didn’t expect to learn 3 important lessons of leadership from grieving the loss of his best friend. But that’s exactly what happened.