When one man was told, “It looks like you’re gay,” it was the beginning of something good.
The Mighty Quinn–he guided me physically in life and now guides me spiritually on my journey to Boston.
I knew what he had done to live a healthy, full life with blindness, and I had seen how he climbed whatever mountain was in front of him. It was now Randy’s time to lean on me, and he did.
As it was the article that sparked our series on Athletes Overcoming Obstacles, we decided to rerun an excerpt from Steven Holcomb’s memoir about bobsledding and blindness.
Steven Holcomb was a world champion bobsledder. But he had a secret. He was going blind. Here is an excerpt from his new memoir.
Whether childhood circumcision is acceptable or not is an ethical question, not a medical one. Chuck Ross asks, why did we ever circumcise boys?
A short film by Dan Guilbeault, who lost his sight at an early age but eventually re-found his best friend.
“An Irish daughter struggles with her relationship with her mother, who drinks, beats, goes blind, loses her sanity. The stories in this aptly titled book are relentless, full of terror, frighteningly true. Ethel Rohan’s rhythms will get inside you.” —Matt Salesses, Good Men Project Fiction Editor
A collection of the best of our youth sports coverage.
Voting isn’t the end all be all; nor will it mitigate the issues overnight that cause frustration. It will, however, create leverage for communities, and that’s a powerful component to any negotiation.
Can we fashion a new understanding of mental illness that will improve lives?
Lust is primal; love is romantic. People who have been both in love and lust can often distinguish between the two more clearly than those who haven’t.
The government of India needs to allow the rape documentary India’s Daughter to be shown on Youtube in India.
In this new video, Girl Pants Productions demonstrates, in under two minutes, just how ridiculous anti-gay comments sound.
How about something good to read? Maybe someone new to follow? See what we’re recommending to add something to your day.
Jesse Kornbluth suggests if you are going to binge-watch Kevin Spacey, watch Margin Call.
Is it the end of an era?
Success should feel natural. Life should feel natural to you. Because you’re the one living it.
How many of these have you heard before? Ken Page has antidotes for these toxic half-truths.
Dave Salzwedel draws lessons for the business world from what he learned coaching little league.
Bob Schwenkler on how to get more sexual stamina, give more pleasure to your partner, and experience profoundly deepened connection through sex. Yes, really.
Greg White may not have the cojones to wear a skirt, but he’s certainly free to think about it.
Carrie Cariello, whose boy Jack has autism, has answers … to the questions every parent with a child like hers asks.
There is no one kind of man. There is no one kind of trans-man. And every story matters.
“I find it paradoxical that we live in a society where love of difference makes one the same, while love of sameness makes one different.”
Veteran Airman Nicholas Miele skillfully juxtaposes a personal rite of passage with a personal loss.
Watch 5 years in the life on one young transguy, as his voice and pictures tell the story of how he’s grown not just as a man, but as a person.
My son got a sports locker. And his room and I thank him for it.