When it comes to discussing ideas and making intellectual progress, attitude matters.
Do you find yourself wanting to chat with people at an honest, real level yet can’t do it? Joe Rutland considers the power in having hard conversations that matter.
Is it not only to our benefit to know how to discuss important issues, but also, our responsibility? Chris HIcke says yes.
Steve Locke likes Facebook. But he is not willing to debate with anyone who thinks people who look like him are less than human. You cannot give racism an equal standing in a conversation without being racist.
David Shechtman urges us to look at what we can create out of Ferguson, and gives four action steps for how we can move forward together.
A conversation between Brian Rutter and a dad at a their kids softball game makes him wonder: Why all the judgment at a Saturday game?
All the most important, life-changing, powerful conversations require vulnerability, yet men are discouraged from even experimenting with the V-word.
Lou Aronica believes that we all need more of the talkin’ tribes. That is why he started Authors First—for writers and talkers.
Dillan DiGiovanni grew up with the myth that men don’t talk or share, and has (happily) found it to be untrue.
Nate Owens remembers the music he listened to in the car with his father, and the music that he listens to in the car with his own son.
Tommy Raskin believes that civility to workers improves the workplace environment and creates a world of empathy– all without a cost.
Children exposed to cumulative stressors for long periods of time become less able to learn, more difficult to settle and console, and are unable to enjoy the fun and games of childhood.
Paul Hudson on meeting the right person at the wrong time.
Two people vs one arachnid. Can you guess who wins?
Hypermasculine bravado as political weapon
Sometimes it takes thinking through your initial reaction to find how your really feel. One reader discovered that when she found this article.
Denene Millner encourages her daughter’s classmate to explore the world of books and shares ten great books for black boys.
They’re big, they’re strong and, of course, they have millions of dollars to invest in their powers.
Trish Everett offers an innovative way to deal with desire we don’t want to act on: the attraction contract.
Joanna Schroeder wonders how to raise sensitive boys in a society that empowers them to abuse.
Everyone loves. We want your love stories. The who, the how much, and most important, the why.
Aaron Marino, man-to-man, on how to get over insecurity in the bedroom.
Steve Errey strips off the armor and redefines strength for men.
Breakups don’t have to be messy. Lion Goodman has discovered the art of clean endings.
The sad link between his male friendships and drinking.
Carrie Cariello, whose boy Jack has autism, has answers … to the questions every parent with a child like hers asks.
There is no one kind of man. There is no one kind of trans-man. And every story matters.
“I find it paradoxical that we live in a society where love of difference makes one the same, while love of sameness makes one different.”
Veteran Airman Nicholas Miele skillfully juxtaposes a personal rite of passage with a personal loss.
Watch 5 years in the life on one young transguy, as his voice and pictures tell the story of how he’s grown not just as a man, but as a person.
My son got a sports locker. And his room and I thank him for it.