With Football and Hazing, History Repeats Itself

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Brian Harmon follows up our Sayreville coverage and urges us to also look backward as we chart a path forward.

What’s Unusual About Sayreville’s Locker Room Sexual Assaults? Nothing.

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Michael Kasdan explores what this rape-by-hazing says about boys and masculinity . . . and ourselves.

Let’s Leave Ben & Jerry’s Out of the Hazing Conversation

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Under scrutiny by anti-hazing advocates, the famed ice cream makers are being pressured to change the name of a new flavor.

Behind the Scenes With Good Fraternity Men Gathered in New Orleans

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In the headlines are the poor choices young fraternity men make in regards to alcohol overconsumption, misogynistic treatment of women, and degrading practices for new members. Behind the scenes are the men (and women) proactively working to eradicate those headlines.

Whether Men Haze Bison or Humans, The Explanations Are Oddly Similar

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Haze (v): (1) Drive in a specific direction while on horseback; (2) Force to perform strenuous, humiliating, or dangerous tasks

The Price of a Salute Among Leaders of Men

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What have you done, today, to earn the loyalty of those who follow you?

Prove Your Manhood, Lose Your Life

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Ariel Chesler was proud of the good works his fraternity did, but he believes any “test of manhood” is a bad one.

An Honorable Navy Hazing

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Christopher Carter Sanderson expected that combat would challenge him, he just didn’t count on the enemy being closer to home.

NFL Hazing and Jonathan Martin’s “Man Card”

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Cliff Leek explores the culture of hazing and why Jonathan Martin is being attacked for his decision to leave the NFL.

Cruelty, Perversion and the Boy Scouts: A Personal Recollection

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In a deeply personal post, Mark Greene recalls the brutality of scouting. “Those who offered themselves up willingly, took savage beatings.”

Social Power Against Male Powerlessness

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The experience of male powerlessness is very real, and social group influence is our most immediate antidote.

Ending Anxiety with Solid Shields and Open Vents

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Making guyhood better means involving the screens and valves that relieve male anxiety.

NEWSER: Frats Won’t Pay Up When Members Get Killed, Injured

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Collectively, frats own more than $3 billion in real estate and generate $170 million in annual revenue.

Former Florida A&M Band Members Charged With Manslaughter in Hazing Death

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The attorney for the family of Robert Chamion said, “These charges are commensurate with the acts committed. It sends the right message regarding zero-tolerance of hazing in the FAMU band.”

The Last Man Sentenced In Military Hazing Case

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A year after a Chinese-American soldier commits suicide, questions remain as to whether or not the perpetrators’ punishments fit the crime.

Rape Culture: What It Is and How It Works

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Rape culture is the trivialization of rape, and it permeates our society to an alarming extent.