As Dennis Danziger watches his students graduate, he wonders what will happen next.
Mark Sherman, a big fan of the President, asks him to call the nation’s attention to the problems facing boys and young men.
Educators are looking towards elements of hip hop for innovative and refreshing ways to meet students where they are.
Mark Sherman says that it’s time to give our sons the same attention and support we began giving our daughters 20 years ago.
Russell Simmons lays out a plan for helping people of color advance in a society that is failing them.
Jennifer Fink believes our boys are trying to tell us something about the way they’re being educated… and it’s time to listen.
Why are boys disengaging from school? Have boys changed, or has the education system changed? In Ali Carr-Chapman’s TEDx talk, she lays out the reasons boys are tuning out in school and offers a plan for re-engaging them in a way that actually works.
An article on HowToLearn.com asked the question of whether or not the educational gender gap was biologically or sociologically based.
Autism rates have risen to epidemic rates of 1:88, and 1:54 for boys. Joanna Schroeder investigates what we can do to help alleviate the problem.
Liam Day speaks to a new Department of Education study, which found a startling gap in the harshness of punishment based on race and sex.
A short animation about treating depression with compassion.
Sarah Thebarge wonders if it’s really necessary for her online dating site to ask her whether she uses ketchup on her grilled cheese and who her favorite Kardashian is.
Patte Wheat LeVan profiles sculptor James Kelsey.
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Betsy and Warren Talbot have found great results through applying some basic business concepts to their marriage.
Tom Scocca argues that snark is a necessary weapon in the war against “smarm”. Allan Mott politely disagrees.
Orin J. Hahn has a simple message for women about men, we feel too.
There are few better examples of failed American foreign policy than our trade embargo against Cuba.
Alexa Koncinski asks, “Would you rather sing a cappella randomly in public once every day or audibly express wind every time you met a new person?”
After he lost his brother, Jarad Dewing tried everything to release the pain locked inside of him.
Despite growing up as young black male in the “hood,” facing all the same challenges—like violence and poverty—my voice, moreover the way I talked, somehow made me less black than others.
Renowned prison reform activist Ken Hartman gives his insights into how we can reform our broken system.
Prison rape isn’t funnier than any other kind of rape. And men are not unstoppable rape machines. It’s time we stopped laughing.
“We all feel angry. We don’t all choose to abuse because we’re angry.”
Jeremy Meyers thinks it’s time for men to decide who they are, not let society decide for them.
Conventional beauty doesn’t mean crap. Jackson Bliss explores the importance of “idiosyncratic beauty” and its relationship to love
Andrew Smiler offers three suggestions on how to leave the gray zone of sexual consent.