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The Roots of Nerd Rage, Part 1

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From “fake geek girls” to Gamergate, a certain demographic seems constantly, causelessly angry. But are you sure it’s the demographic you think it is?

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Misogynists, Trolls, and Troublemakers

Misogynists Trolls by Brian

Evan Lauterborn explains how rampant harassment creates a hostile video game environment.

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The 3 Big Lies Abusers Rely On

The 3 Big Lies by Michiel Jelijs

Thomas Fiffer wants you to know why survivors stay in abusive relationships. Exposing these three lies is a start.

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Hey Scary Mommy, Stupid Dad Jokes Aren’t Funny

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Mike Cruse points out that if we remain tolerant of idiot dad jokes, we’re marginalizing the role that fathers play in the life of their children.

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How to Spot a Liar

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All day long, people “leak deception.” Here’s how to tell when you’re being lied to.

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An Open Letter to Michael Moore

An Open Letter by David Shankbone

MaleSurvivor Executive Director Christopher Anderson reminds Michael Moore and Bill Maher that rape of boys and men is no laughing matter.

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They Killed Her Son. So Michael Donald’s Mother Went After the Klan.

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On the eve of the grand jury announcement in Ferguson, Jesse Kornbluth remembers the killing of a black man years ago—and what it took to get justice served.

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You’re Being Abused but You Don’t Know It: Gaslighting Explained

You're Being Abused by David Ohmer

If you feel invalidated, doubt your own credibility and sanity, and are convinced it’s all your fault, you’re probably being gaslighted. Sam Vaknin lays out the characteristics of this insidious form of “ambient abuse.”

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How to Spot and Stop Emotional Blackmail

Emotional Blackmail by Darren Willinger

Darren Williger pulls the cover off emotional blackmail—an insidious manipulation tactic in relationships that can be difficult to detect.

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7 Reasons Why Every Black Male Should Be Optimistic About The Future

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Michael Taylor instills hope in men by challenging the stereotypes of fathers, love, and what it means to be a black man in America.

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Standing Up For Boys Who’ve Been Abused By Women

Christopher Anderson, Executive Director of Male Survivor

GMP contributors Christopher Anderson and Roger Canaff discuss the ways we harm boys by minimizing the abuse done to them by female abusers.

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The Riddle of Experience vs. Memory

The Riddle of Experience by TED

What we experience and what we remember are not always the same thing. Nobel Prize winner Daniel Kahneman explains why.

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The Surprising Success Trait That Video Games Teach Us

The Surprising Trait by Jason Devaun

Jonathan Harrison moves beyond demonizing video games to find an essential life practice they teach players.

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Teen Fathers: Trying and Barely Hanging On

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Dr. Andrew Irvin Smiler continues to unpack the lives of teenage dads, identifying the struggles, the emotions, and feeling locked out of your own life.

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Love Is Not a Defense for Abuse

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MaleSurvivor Executive Director Christopher Anderson reminds us that love does not guarantee that parents will keep their children safe.

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Teen Fathers: A Typical Day

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Dr. Andrew Irwin-Smiler looks at a day in the life of a teen father: confusion, sadness, and love.

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