What Happened When a Young Girl Invited President Obama to Dine With Her LGBT Family

A little girl writes to President Obama and invites him to dinner. She never expected this to happen.

There Will Be Bullies: How My Son Internalizes What We Do at The Good Men Project

My ten-year-old son, no longer a little boy, is empowered, and practices what I preach

Taming Man’s Savage Ways

Can mankind put aside greed and envy in the New Year and focus on self-awareness and solving problems instead?

Gun Violence as Gendered Violence

In many ways, the responses to the gun control debate are a flash back to a high school mentality. Where if you aren’t a “masculine” (gun-loving) man, you aren’t a man at all.

3 Tips For Raising Kids Who Won’t Bully Others

And no, it’s NOT normal for kids to be bullied. Period.

Let the Boys Do the Talking To Discover That Kindness Wins

It is so easy to focus on kindness, on good citizenship, being a solitary act—something we do for and to others. But a true act of kindness winning is messier than this. It comes in reaction to unkindness, to salty language, if you will. Times when it’s easy, and even approved, to respond with unkindness.

Comment of the Day: ‘Many men feel uncomfortable redefining masculinity because we feel like our manhood is under assault.’

This comment was by Bill on the post “Why ‘Manning Up’ is the Worst Thing You Can Do” by Mark Greene.

A Dad is Awed on How a Single Act of Communication Transformed a Bully Into a Friend

Josh Misner was loathed to see his daughter being bullied. They talked. They strategized. Then something amazing happened.

Call for Submissions: We’re a Whole Lot More Than Just a Media Company

Some people have lost hope that the world can be changed for the better. We are not those people.

4 Ways to Raise Ethical Kids in a High-Tech World

Sexting, trolling and bullying – oh my! Joanna Schroeder on how to teach your kids ethical online behavior.

‘Back to the Future’ A Fantasy That Addresses Real-Life Issues of Bullying, Masculinity, and Sexual Assault

Movies reflect the changing roles of men in the 21st century. Here is what our community says about a classic one from 1985.

Two Words and Five Strategies That Keep Your Kid Safe From Bullying

A lot of bullying these days is cyber, either through cell phones or online activities. Here are five strategies I’ve taught my son to guard him against being bullied.

7 Tips on How to Talk to Your Kids About Bullying

No one should ever have to deal with bullying alone. Here are a few tips on how to talk to your children who might be dealing with bullies.

If You Could Be Straight, Would You?

If you could choose to be other than you are, would you?

How the Man Box Can Kill Our Sons Now or Decades from Now

Bullying and murder are bad enough, but the meta risk factors of the Man Box can kill our sons decades in the future.

Twenty Years Later, This Bully Apologized

He didn’t know the men he’d been mean to, but that didn’t matter. He tried to make it right.