Beyond Fatherlessness; Finding New Ways to Deal With Emotional Needs of Minority Boys

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Blaming the absence of fathers for all issues surrounding minority boys is easy; but, a deeper look can reveal other pressing concerns.

Life in the Man Deserts

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Why are more children than ever are growing up with no male role models in sight?

International Men’s Day 2012

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Helping men and boys live longer, happier, healthier lives.

A Former Teenage Inmate Reflects on Court Ruling

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“Today I cannot think of Evan Miller in prison without thinking about three of my former cellmates: Damon, Mike, and Roger. Damon and Mike were both 16 when they were sentenced to life in prison. Roger was 16 when he was sentenced to 63 years. Only Damon had been found guilty of homicide.”

The Lost Boys

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Researchers went looking for sexually exploited girls, and found boys instead.

Learning to Row From Both Sides of the Boat

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Hugo Schwyzer talks with Warren Farrell about the White House Commission on Boys to Men.

How to Become a Man

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Anthony Di Vittorio runs Youth Guidance Becoming a Man, a Chicago counseling program that fosters healthy masculine ideals among at-risk teen boys.

I Wish We Could Be in This Class All Day

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In the latest installment of “Believing in Boys,” Suzanne looks for new ways to engage her class. If only there were a standardized test for paper football.