One way to help survivors heal? Stop quantifying abuse.
Lynn Beisner accepts Stephen King’s apology for using the word “bitchery” in regards to Dylan Farrow’s claims of abuse by Woody Allen.
We throw the word hero around a little too casually these days. Here are some men who earn the title.
David Pittman offers a step-by-step guide for parents on how to talk to kids of all ages about sexual abuse, which can help keep them safe.
Vincent Schilling is successful, but life as a teen was living hell. In this video, he talks about he her survived… so that he could grow up and thrive.
Abuse survivor David Pittman explains how the loneliest feeling in the world is waiting to be found.
Knowing how to teach sexual abuse prevention education means nothing unless there’s an opportunity to do so.
Grace Brown photographs survivors of sexual abuse with posters that hold quotes from their attackers. TRIGGER WARNING.
It’s hard to avoid reading into someone’s appearance, especially when they’re intended to intimidate.
A survivor of childhood sexual abuse knows bisexuality is real, but wonders if he was born this way or made.
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Joanna Schroeder asserts that Paterno’s name will forever represent the ways in which you don’t have to be the abuser to be guilty of harming children.
For most men the idea of Life Purpose centers around doing something significant. What if we could redefine “purpose” in a way that makes it instantly accessible to everyone and end the chasing of this rainbow once and for all…
Jordan Gray says that gaining emotional depth in your relationship is simple when you know the right questions to ask. —– Let’s face it… we all love taking short cuts. And, if we aren’t careful,[Read More...]
Eddie Becker breaks away from the negative NFL headlines to tell the heartwarming story of the Cincinatti Bengals and Devon Still
When you have two kids, you can’t wait until the nest is empty to be a couple again. Instead, you have to redefine what being a couple is and means.
While speaking to a journalist, Adrian Millar explained how becoming a confident, loving stay-at-home dad takes more work than one might think.
We are all human. How about we just acknowledge ourselves as sexual beings? Whatever make-up that involves becomes individual choice.
Erin Kelly reveals the detrimental impact of gender stereotyping on both men and women with disabilities.
Steve Jaeger, with a quick rant about bicyclists who don’t follow the rules of the road.
Yoga can aid mental well-being but can it help with post-traumatic stress disorder?
Peter Temple’s books are prize winners. This one took the Colin Roderick Award for Australian writing as well as Australia’s major prize for crime fiction, the Ned Kelly Award. Good enough for ya?
Ira Israel, on lusting after what we don’t have.
Living, breathing, being. Life should be that simple.
Cameron Conaway isn’t a car guy, but when he attended Cadillac’s media drive for the 2015 ATS Coupe he felt the pull to become one.
Steven Lake Explores the Effects of Unemployment on Masculinity and Marriage. A Survival Story.
An unexpected note from a stranger convinced a family that baseball can be a magical game.
Brent Almond wonders why our society stigmatizes boys for showing affection to each other and worries that his young son is already feeling the pressure to conform.