Broken Lantern Blues

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Aaron W. Voyles looks at responsibility from the perspective of boyhood bystanders.

What’s Needed To Raise Boys Into Balanced Men

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Jose Aviles on what boys need and the dangers ahead if we fail them.

Dear Young Men: I Wish Someone Had Told Me These Things

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David Cain eventually learned that being a man isn’t what he was taught. Now he wants to spare young men the suffering he endured and forge a new concept of manhood.

On Ferguson and the Fragility of Black Boys

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Aliyyah I. Abdur-Rahman asks when the reproductive rights of women will finally extend to the right of black mothers having their children survive?

5 Steps to Supporting Your Son After He Comes Out of the Closet

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One mother’s story of unconditional love and support for her gay son, coming out and going forward.

When Your Son Leaves Home – And He’s Only 7

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Perhaps the hardest part of being a divorced parent is letting your child go.

Fighting Evil to Equal Rights, Emma Watson is an Exceptional Muggle!

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From fighting Lord Voldemort and his evil followers to championing equal human rights for women, girls, men and boys, Emma Watson has joined a critical fight, and not a moment too soon.

Dear Son, This Is The Hardest Letter I Have Ever Written…

Dear Son, This Is The Hardest Letter I Have Ever Written...

Dave Kelly is not looking forward to the day he has to explain his brain tumor to his young son.

Sometimes, I’m Not Myself. By My Maybe-Autistic Son. Sort Of.

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A mother imagines what her special needs son is saying when he’s too stressed out to speak.

What Stereotype About Men Do We Most Need to Bust?

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The GMP Editors were asked and they answered. What do you think?

10 Things I Never Thought I’d Have To Say…Until I Had Boys

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You never know what you’re going to have to say when you have kids. Danielle Anderson at ScaryMommy.com shares a few of the phrases she’s been slinging around these days.

Your Penis Won’t Fall Off And Other Things Boys Should Know

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Rita Templeton, author at scarymommy.com, has some advice for boys discovering their anatomy.

How Would You Better Engage Boys in the Classroom?

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GMP Editors were asked: “You can be the principal of a school for a week. What’s one thing you would change to better engage boys in the classroom?” Here are their answers. What’s yours?

Why Fathers Should Choose Their Words Reverently

Why Fathers Should Choose Their Words Reverently

Douglas Thompson talks about how much words can matter in the relationship between a father and his children.

Struggling for a Parent’s Affection

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Leave it up to cinematographer Frank Buono and he’ll transport you into the window of a young boy’s life in ten minutes.

‘Boyhood’ Is Not Just About A Boy

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Max Bakke examines ‘Boyhood’ and finds, there are no small parts.