How Would You Better Engage Boys in the Classroom?

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GMP Editors were asked: “You can be the principal of a school for a week. What’s one thing you would change to better engage boys in the classroom?” Here are their answers. What’s yours?

Tony Stewart Discusses Kevin Ward’s Death at Emotional Press Conference, Returns to Racing

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Tony Stewart announces he will return to racing for the first time since he hit and killed Kevin Ward during a race.

Do You Know What Else You Can Use That Drill For? Peeling Apples. Watch.

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You may never peel apples any other way again. And surely it’s not all that much more dangerous than peeling them with a paring knife?

This Funny Video Just Might Show You That You’re Racist

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Do you think it’s only fair that there be a White History Month? Then we’ve got the soda for you!

What People With Depression Want You To Know

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Listening – really listening – can sometimes make all the difference.

Who Do Rape Jokes Affect? Rapists and Survivors

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“women do not think all men are rapists. rapists think all men are rapists.”

Dance Until Your Pants Light Up the Floor

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Chill. Watch. Say “I wish I could move like that.” Repeat.

Wow. Watch a Healthy Lung Inflate. Then Watch a Smoker’s Lung Attempt to Do the Same.

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In just 7 seconds, you’ll see all you need to know.

Comment of the Day: “‘Man up’ should have a place in our speech, as should other ‘shaming’ language. Sometimes people ought to feel ashamed of themselves.”

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This comment is by Alastair on the post “5 Reasons Why I Don’t Say the Words ‘Man Up'”

Hugh Jackman Deadlifts Almost 400lbs—And Makes It Look Easy

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Just a day in the life of an ordinary wolverine.

Comment of the Day: “I have a lot of problems with mainstream definitions of manliness.”

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This comment of the day was by Philip on the post 5 reasons I don’t Say “Man Up”.

These Are The Stories That Change Everything

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Together, our community is changing the cultural narrative about men today.

Understand the Split and Divide in Society

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A stroll with Shane in talking about the split and divide in Tottenham, London.

‘Breaking Bad’ Star RJ Mitte On Changing the Way the World Sees Disability Through Hollywood

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Paul F. Thompkins sits down with the actor who played the iconic Walt Jr to talk about life as an actor with Cerebral Palsy.

The Meaning of July Fourth for the Negro by Frederick Douglass

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A speech given at Rochester, New York, July 5, 1852

Don’t Look Down on Me: A Documentary

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In an effort to raise awareness Novick has created a documentary called “Don’t Look Down on Me,” which he hopes will help people to understand what life is like for those people who are living with dwarfism.