Leo Babauta on freeing yourself.
Cocaine temporarily solved a big problem for Brian Cuban. But it created even bigger ones. Now in recovery, he recounts his journey into addiction.
Dr. Bill Cloke explains the science behind teens making bad decisions, and how that can be dangerous.
Marcel Michael Deer backpacked across Australia with a battered copy of Kerouac’s On the Road and a full-fledged drug addiction. He found an imperfect road to a relationship and recovery.
Iran has one of the world’s biggest drug problems, but programmes for addicts are among the most enlightened.
This week, my daughter turned 10, and two things occurred to me. The first was how the heck do I have a 10-year-old.
Thomas Fiffer exposes three inconvenient truths about adults and wonders if children’s “attention deficit” is nothing more than the lack of a compelling message?
Hank Kalet presents a compelling poem about baseball and teaching, expertly drawing parallels between the speaker’s personal life, Dwight Gooden’s mixed legacy, and a seemingly pedestrian classroom exercise.
Myths matter. Only by a clear understanding of the life course of heroin dependence, and the ways in which the drug kills, can we make evidence-based interventions to help people.
While we’ve been fighting the War on Drugs, we’ve been leaving drug addicts behind. It’s time to change that. – When I was 21, my best friend died of a drug overdose. As far as his family and friends know, it was the first time he had tried heroin, although some of us knew that […]
Tommy Raskin believes that current drug policies in schools tip the balance against young people who are self-medicating because of disability, depression, family dysfunction and social exclusion.
The character of Walter White did what he did for the survival of his family. Ron Mattocks wonders what lengths he must go to.
Mark Greene believes that men heckle women about frequency of sex because men key on it as authentic contact in lives otherwise cut off from connection.
Ebola is deadly and highly contagious, but not easily transmitted. Fear and panic should not guide public health decisions. Science should.
After you’ve recovered from your candy hangover, what’s next?
With the 40th Anniversary coming up, let’s take a moment to hail the cult classic. It defined a generation and should define a new one.
Seth Adam Smith says real love transcends feelings to become an unconditional commitment to an imperfect person.
He didn’t really think he could even convince his partner they should be dads. Now he works tirelessly to make more good men fathers to kids who need them. Here’s how it happened.
Aaron W. Voyles considers the concept of being an expert on the experiences of college men.
We’re growing – if you love sports, we’d love for you to write for us! Share your unique sports “take” with the millions who visit this site every month!
This year, I’m breaking the rules. I’m a man, dressed up as a man.
Thomas Fiffer lets loose on six centers of male shame that need to be dispensed with.
A poem about how Andrew Lawes’ niece gave him the strength to fight his depression and suicidal thoughts.
A recent Fox News clip on street harassment shows the perverse incentives in the conservative media at work.
Jim Rigby finds inspiration in the life and loss of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Mike Iamele shares how support has been important to him, and how three words can keep us moving forward.
Hollywood heavyweight Paul Lazarus shifts gears and draws attention to a mind-bendingly brilliant invention that could save the lives of hundreds of millions.
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Dr. David J. Leonard gets real & personal on the masculinity balancing males face
GMP is having a site-wide conversation about men and shame. Read the stories here and consider sharing one of your own.
When people don’t see themselves or their partners in the gender molds used to define them, relationships are set up to fail.