The movie It’s Kind of a Funny Story has a message that Christian Clifton needed to hear.
The Giver is not just another movie based on a book for teens; it is an adaptation of a powerful story about the cost of living, a story that is experienced by everyone.
Raoul Wieland tries to balance his natural-born privileges with his own sadness and feelings of being unmoored to any larger social issue.
A Wisconsin teacher uses an essay about wolves to teach her students about empathy, environmentalism, and looking at all sides of a complex issue.
How can you escape an abusive past—a victim of bullying where no one believes you—without having those moments define you? One man’s story.
My magic childhood in California that I spent among redwoods and blackberries will never leave me, even as I leave it.
Brian Shea tells stories of his mom and his male friends, through the rituals that connected them all.
Are boys and men are constantly trying to prove their masculinity? How can we, as a society, re-define masculinity so that boys and men can feel comfortable being themselves?
Dr. John Mchugh might not have been a true-blue Elvis fan, but the man touched him in some unlikely ways nonetheless.
Sean Hackett knows what it’s like to be uncool. He turned it into art. Here he helps a fellow underdog, also bullied.
A 60-year-old man is still unable to comprehend rape. But looking back at stories in his life, he gains insights he wants to share.
As a Bro, Stephen Michell admits that becoming good men can’t be done without some self-reflection and personal understanding.
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Anthony Carter knows how hard it is to survive a childhood that was critical of who he was. He wants that to change for the boys of today.
When white South Africans express an acute fear of violent crime, it can often sound like fear of crime has become a more acceptable way for white people to express their fear of black people and of a government led by black people.
Four young activists interview gay, lesbian and trans-gender elders who explore how the perfect storm of 1960s activism inspired them to fight for their personal freedoms.
The actors in a new play from Harvey Fierstein experience a different kind of male bonding.
The whole world cannot be childproofed, and that’s actually a good thing.
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A cab driver presents a rhetorical question and warns us about the dangers of higher education for men.
Chris Emdin and Edmund Adjapong share about the power of mentorship and how a personal commitment in a boy’s future can make a difference in his life.
Michael Crawford explains that when masculinity is defined by power and aggression, sexual violence is the result.
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Andrew Smiler highlights 14 aspects of sexuality that every parent should teach their sons.
“Without music, life would be a mistake.” ~ Friedrich Nietzsche
Jeff Perera explains his “Ladder of Masculinity” TEDx talk, and how toxic masculinity is linked to violence.
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