The Riddle of the Brain Doctor: The Changing Roles of Men and Women in the 21st Century

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What to you think are the biggest ways that men’s (and women’s) roles are changing in the 21st century? Where do we still need progress?

I’m a Feminist, So Go Out With Me

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Katie Ellison explains the difference between being an actual feminist and being an opportunist.

Five Ways The Disney Channel Is Undoing Your Good Parenting

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Dillan DiGiovanni thinks the Disney Channel preteen lineup shows room for improvement. I have some issues with the pre-teen/teen Disney Channel shows. Truth be told, I haven’t spent more than ten minutes watching any single of them but, from those brief encounters, I’ve formed an opinion that they are undoing good parenting and I don’t think kids […]

Do Heels Make Less Of A Man?

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Dillan DiGiovanni thinks it takes a strong man to dance like this in stiletto heels.

Do You Know the Mega-Dump?

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Aaron W. Voyles examines what bathroom misbehavior means for becoming a man.

The “I’m a Dad” Project: This Is What Fathers Really Look Like

The “I’m a Dad” Project: This Is What Fathers Really Look Like

Photographer and documentarian Joe Hunich has created a stunning collection of interviews that document men talking honestly and frankly about what it means to be a dad.

We Share Everything

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When kids come into the picture and time is scarce each parent does what is easiest, so family life will often force you into your gender role by default.

Anger and the Superior Man – Is it about Gender or Personal Inadequacy?

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Graham Phoenix looks at the anger surrounding the recent shooting in the US, and explains how it all relates to an expression of personal inadequacy.

Looking the Numbers: Why More Dads Need to Read to Their Kids (Infographic)

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The #DadsRead campaign promotes the benefits of fathers reading to their children. This infographic explains why dads need to read with their kids more often.

When We Read Together, We ARE Together: How Maurice Sendak Saved My Son and Me

When We Read Together, We ARE Together: How Maurice Sendak Saved My Son and Me

In this #DadsRead tribute, Steve Edwards tells the story of how Maurice Sendak’s “In the Night Kitchen” opened his eyes to how the simple act of reading can be educational for both parents AND children.

How and Why You Should Support the #DadsRead Campaign This Father’s Day

How and Why You Should Support the #DadsRead Campaign This Father’s Day

Recent studies argue that dads are significantly less likely to read to their children than moms are. But that’s a stereotype we can change this Father’s Day and here’s how we can do it…

Why Fight for L.G.B.T. Rights?

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June 28th, 2014 marks 45 years of Gay Rights activism and social change that started with civil disobedience.

Fathers Are Changing: Mom-Bloggers, Please Get on Board

Fathers Are Changing: Mom-Bloggers, Please Get on Board

Josh McCumber argues that if modern dads want to change how they’re being portrayed online, they’re going to need some help from the mom blogger community.

One Dad’s Manifesto for Modern Fathers

One Dad's Manifesto for Modern Fathers

Jeff Dotts is a stay-at-home dad who’s making it up as he goes. But the cultural divide between moms and dads isn’t making it any easier.

Paging Nurse Man

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After Stephane Wahl experienced first-hand how amazing nurses are she knows that the men who do such work deserve nothing but respect.

Buff-Baby-Daddy Boot Camp: Empowering Expectant Fathers in a World Without Sabre-Toothed Tigers

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Robert Lore was in awe of the physical exertion he watched his wife endure every day during her pregnancy, so he embarked on his own fitness challenge to prepare his mind and body for becoming a dad.