Edwin Lyngar wonders why is it OK for men to poke fun of each other’s physical flaws?
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Lynn Biesner insists that the much-needed men’s revolution will first require a re-imagining of our social structure.
Edwin Lyngar says no two marriages are the same, so why do so many people try to practice the same traditions?
Drew Bowling wonders if it’s possible to prefer dating people of a certain ethnicity without making assumptions about an entire race.
Marriage certainly has its problems, but as they say about democracy, it sure beats the alternatives, according to author Lisa Levey.
Emily Heist Moss insists that while we can argue for capitalism and free speech, we can’t pretend we don’t know that there are real, ethical, human costs attached to every consumer act we commit.
Lynn Beisner explains the difference between the two phrases “The best choice for both my mother and me would have been abortion” and “I wish I had never been born.”
Lynn Beisner wonders if the men who say they like to cuddle are simply doing it to please their wives or girlfriends.
Andrew Smiler discusses the importance of men asking for help, and why “going it alone” can only do harm.
Shaming anyone for engaging in any kind of non-exploitative, consensual sex—even if it makes you queasy—is a slippery slope. Lynn Beisner explains why tolerance is best.
If terms like “genderqueer” and “pansexual” had been a part of the cultural dialogue years ago, Lyla Cicero wonders if more people today would be living more authentically.
Lyla Cicero is the odd woman out in her mothers’ group because her husband is not only a supportive father, he’s an excellent husband. So why does she feel the need to hide it?
Because reproduction requires both men and women, Misty McLaughlin says the War on Women is more accurately a War on People, and asks men to take responsibility for their part.
Lynn Beisner re-examines the rite of passage that is “first sex” after learning her son lost his virginity in a three-way with an older couple.
How did Friends With Kids get romance right? According to Eric Sentell, the movie accurately illustrates romance through shared meaning and relationship rituals, not stereotypical Hollywood sex.
A summer cleaning project digs up a man’s painful, buried memories.
I’m giving my child to you. Please return him in the same or better condition in which you receive him.
Marcus Bright calls for action in educational reform.
So many little girls have been taught to be sweet at all costs. N.C. Harrison examines the life and times of a female wrestler who broke that rule…and plenty of others.
Slow down, breathe, enjoy every moment. Learn to focus on what’s in front of you, and find peace in whatever you do.
Aaron W. Voyles reminisces about the impact of debauchery on his freshman hall.
Mothers of black boys, dead or alive, live with an unspoken sadness due to the loss of their children’s perceived innocence.
Now that he’s a father, David Ewald finds that watching on-screen violence isn’t what it used to be.
No matter how you categorize it, rejection hurts and it’s deeply personal. But it can be handled with grace and aplomb.
“We talk so much about leaving a better planet to our kids, that we forget to leave better kids to our planet.”-Gerry Burnie
Does fitness depend on your state? Josh Magill discusses.
Rumors of the death of American democracy are greatly exaggerated.
There you see several photos proudly displayed around the room. In every single one of them they are dressed as a clown.
This teddy bear just won the internet’s heart.
Tracey Michae’l Lewis-Giggetts watched in horror as a white guy, high as a kite, got away with crashing his car and hiding his drugs right in front of the cops.
What does it look like to the other person when you can’t put your phone down while having a conversation? This video nails it.