Adrian Peterson, Child Abuse, And Why It Doesn’t Matter If That’s How You Were Raised

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People who were raised with corporal punishment and say “But I came out just fine” are wrong, writes Aaron Gouviea. Those people did not turn out “just fine” because they still think that using weapons against a child and beating them bloody is acceptable behavior.

Why Hitting Women and Children is Not What Men Do, Period!

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Abusing loved ones only teaches that bigger, stronger people can hurt smaller, weaker people. MEN don’t do that!

What The NFL Cares About

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Questions about the NFL’s morality miss an important point. The NFL doesn’t really have any, because all it cares about is revenue and image.

Is There Still a Place for Physical Discipline?

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I was raised by the belt, but should I do the same with my children?

The Long Road to Healing

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Will the Catholic Church seize the opportunity to create a safer world for kids?

We Need To Be Brave And Stand Up To Evil

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In the aftermath of the Rotherham Child Exploitation scandal, too much focus has been put on the ethnicity and religion of the criminals. Andrew Lawes believes fear is the real issue. He wants to help you be brave.

Degrees of Child Abuse?

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One way to help survivors heal? Stop quantifying abuse.

Cool Dad Raps in the Car With His Sons

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Look out Eminem. This dad can really rip it up!

Smells Like Broken Teen Spirit

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Rikers Island’s culture of violence against teen prisoners makes broken teen spirit, and shows a deeper social ill.

An Open Letter to Richard Dawkins

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Male Survivor Executive Director Chris Anderson pleads with Richard Dawkins to stop diminishing the experiences of other survivors.

Raising Compassionate Boys: Healing Mistakes

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“The wound is the place where the light enters you” ~Rumi (on parenting?) One morning when my older son was 6 year old, he would not get out of bed until 7:45–30 minutes before school started. Then he wouldn’t eat his eggs since he was distracted by his Pokemon cards, so I threw the cards […]

Next Town Over Kid

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Mark Ward paints a chilling picture of parental abuse based on gender performance and implied sexual orientation.

Question: “ARE WE THERE YET?” Answer: “WE ARE ON OUR WAY.”

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On the progress we’ve made serving male survivors and debunking the myths of childhood sexual abuse.

From MMA Fighter to Poet and Social Justice Advocate

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Cameron Conaway talks about going from mixed martial arts to poetry and social justice, and shares key lessons about manhood that he learned along the way.

Think You Know What Bikers Are About? You Might Be Wrong…

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What happens when bikers stand up for abused kids? A lot of good guys doing good work.

Children See. Children Do. This Ad Will Make You Think Twice About How You Treat Others

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We feel like good parents when we sit down and teach our kids a skill. But do we realize that every choice we make is a lesson to them as well?