Attention: Men of Generation X 

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Mid-30’s or a little older? We need you!

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Beyondblue Report: Masculinity Stereotypes Key in Men’s Mental Health

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Chances are, every single one of us, at least once in our lives has been told, told another, or heard the phrases ‘man up’, ‘stop being a pussy’ or ‘don’t be such a girl’.

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Men’s Standards of Beauty from Around the World

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The look of “the ideal man” is changing. Is this a good thing?

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There’s a New Trend in Town and We Need You to Write About It

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Getty Images gives us a Visual Trends webinar called #GenderBlend2015 and we want YOU to give us your views.

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Let’s Talk About Men

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How and why do we need to talk about men? Jason Kiesau asked Men & Masculinities expert Dr. Michael Kimmel for his insight.

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The Man-Box Is Inherently Traumatic: Inside the Conversation at The Good Men Project

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Every time you pressure a man to perform masculinity in a certain codified, narrow way—you are traumatizing him. The man-box itself is an act of violence.

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On Body Hair and Coming to Terms with Genetics

Not me. But you get the idea.

A man’s struggle to overcome shame and self-consciousness of the body hair he was born with.

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Military Recruit Training as a Modern Day Rite of Passage for Men

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I wasn’t looking for a rite of passage when I joined the army, but I sure as hell found it.

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What Feeling Safe Has to Do with Success

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Safety first: Mike Iamele notes how ensuring your security has a lot to do with everything.

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Zounds How You Scrape!

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Last week, for the first time in his life, Alun Withey was the lucky recipient of a wet shave with a cut throat razor.

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What It Means To ‘Be A Man’ In Today’s World

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We’ve created and perpetuated a masculine ideal preventing men from being true to themselves.

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Becoming the Kind of Dad Who Will Crawl Through The Dark For His Child

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At some point, every man has to decide whether he will be the kind to stand outside or if he will crawl into the dark spaces of life for his kids.

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Where Have All the Manners Gone?

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Jon Sindell requests your kind attention to this piece about courtesy.

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Just to See if I Could

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Ethan Gilsdorf remembers the summer of 1977, the year he was ten, and the intersection of boys, violence, and the animal kingdom.

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The 6 Types of Guy Friends You Have [video]

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Do you know these guys? Are you one of them?

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Inspiration Unpacked: Sometimes You Just Have to be the Dude

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Dudeism might be a “religion” but the whole point is to know how to kick back let yourself be a “dude” instead of worrying about how to be a man.

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