GQ Covers Reveal How Women And Men Are Sexually Objectified—But In Very Different Ways

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Noah Berlatsky takes a look at how men and women are seen as objects.

10 Essentials

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Leo Babauta on consumerism — and how you really don’t need it to be happy.

Why Are We Indifferent to Male Rape Victims?

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Andrew Smiler wonders why we give so little public attention to boys and men who have been sexually assaulted or raped.

Confusion between “Diverse Opinions” and “Oppressive Characterizations”

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Professor Warren Blumenfeld on Duck Dynasty, religion and the maintenance of heterosexual male hegemony, privilege, and power.

What the Duck: Justice or Lost Opportunity?

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Warren Blumenfeld wishes we could talk about the deeper issues that Phil Robertson’s interview in GQ brings up, rather than jumping straight to his firing.

Duck Dynasty Raises Questions About Consequences of Free Speech

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Phil Robertson’s anti-gay remarks have caused an uproar, but his racist remarks have gone under the radar as people rush to defend his right to free speech.

Stop Complaining About So-Called ‘Weird’ Baby Names

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Joanna Schroeder thinks it’s high time we realize that diversity is good for society, even when it comes to unusual baby names like Pilot Inspektor and North West.

How I Learned to Like Phil Mickelson

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As golf journalist and fan, Tim O’Connor has disparaged superstar golfer Phil Mickelson as an insincere showboat for years. On Sunday, something changed.

Do Men Prefer Feminism, Football or Fight Club?

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f we want men to talk about men’s issues then we have to stop dressing them up in feminist clothing says Glen Poole, our international men’s movement editor

The Crisis of Masculinity in Britain

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There is a “crisis of masculinity in Britain” because of the pressures rapid economic and social change have placed on masculine identity says Diane Abbott, a senior British Politician. The rise of a “Viagra and Jack Daniels culture” is an indication of the pressure young men are under to live up to “pornified ideals.”

Race, Othering, and GQ’s Opinions On Hot Women

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GQ’s latest excuse to publish photos of pretty women betrays a deeper underlying problem.

Is Fighting a Part of Manhood? Cameron Conaway on HuffPost Live

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It started with an article in Ask Men, called The Joy of Punching by Robbie Dillon, wherein Dilllon attests to the inherent masculinity of fighting, and the badge of honor that comes from having been beaten up.

The Pink Bow Tie: When Straight Men Dress Gay

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After growing up being afraid of looking gay, Gregory Wazowicz feels like he’s paid his dues.

Plastic Surgery: It’s Not Just for Women Anymore

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More men are having liposuction, Botox injections, laser hair removal, and other cosmetic procedures.

Look At My Pocket Square! Surviving the Scary World of Men’s Style Blogs

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When the menswear blogosphere sucks this much, what’s a guy to do?

Bill & Ted Sequel – A Great Film About Middle-Aged Manhood?

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Strange things are afoot at the Circle K