Boys Don’t Cry…Or Do They??

Boys Don't Cry or Do They

Boys are healthiest when they can express the full range of emotions, from anger to sadness, and are allowed to be human.

How to Avoid Raising a Bully: 3 Action Items You Can Try Today #parenting

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Our boys are banished to a desert of emotional and physical isolation in the name of toughening them up. THIS is how we create bullies.

The Prom Tux: Turning Teen Boys Into Inexpressive Men?

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Andrew Smiler says the standard black prom tux limits boys’ ability to express themselves and believes this is a problem.

Big Boys Do Cry

Big Boys Do Cry

Janet D. Thomas shares how “boys don’t cry” is an old idea whose time has come to shift.

6 Ways to talk to Your Son About Male Violence and Healthy Masculinity

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Our boys are being bombarded with messages on how to be “manly”—not all of them healthy. Men Can Stop Rape pairs with Sandra Kim to help parents support their sons’ healthy development.

Save Our Sons’ Emotional Intelligence: What Dads Can Do NOW!

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We abandon our sons to a cultural narrative that says, “Don’t show your emotions or you will be defined as weak.” It’s time that changed.

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Don’t, Can’t, Never… The Melancholy of Manhood

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Derek Bardowell believes the “can’t, don’t, never” culture of masculinity prevents men from challenging one another to be better men.