The Kind of Men We Want to Be

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Anthony Carter realized that the problems in our society can’t be fixed by looking for a scapegoat.

Soccer Is Not Manly. What!?

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“Listen folks, if you want your son to grow up to be a man, don’t have him run around on a field kicking a ball, get him wrestling.” –Ben Askren

A Man Among Fallen Trees

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The first time that he destroyed a tree, Colin Vandenberg felt masculine, and powerful…and sad.

My Feet and I

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J.M. Perkins wants to tell you a story about his feet, machismo, and becoming a Dad. 

“Need to be held responsible 4 more things we have no control over”

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The Gunshots #NotAllMen Hear

“Is Masculinity the problem or Its Perception and Distortion by Society?”

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The Patterns In Mass Shootings and a Conversation About Men

“A Kiss, after all, is Just a Kiss, Right?”

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Why The Michael Sam Kiss Freaked Me Out

Me and a Bag of Chips

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Jacob Rostovsky recalls a moment when doing something totally ordinary could have had completely unintended consequences.

Five Differences Between a Grown Man and a Mature Man

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On his journey to adulthood, Matthew Branch has sorted through what it takes to be not just grown, but also mature.

A Message to My Assailant: Lessons on Being Human

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“Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it.”

–Mark Twain

“Men: Your experience is not valid…women describe how gender effects you.”

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This comment by Daran on the post This Infograph About Privilege Made My Day

“I can’t fathom what it’s like not to have a dad.”

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This comment by Dr. Richard Norris on the post Where Men are Needed and Fathers are Few

On Being a Man

Sometimes we are alone.

Because sometimes it’s scary being a man.

I Am a Man

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When someone says those four words—I am a man—what does it mean? You’ll probably agree with Scott Heydt…more than once.

4 Good Things About Being a Man

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Transman lists 4 things that he has discovered since he started living as a transgender man.

5 Lies They Told Me About Being a Man

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Despite what society tries to tell you, you’re the only person who can decide if you’re man enough, Clay Andrews writes.