Men on TV: Which Ones Represent You, if Any? (Call for Submissions)

Are you more of a Walter White or a Rick Grimes? What does our fascination with male leads who dabble in darkness say about the changing role of men today? Anything?

My Dad Saved Him From Drowning, 31 Years Later He Saved Me

Two fathers, two sons, their lives curiously interwoven in life, death, and modern miracles.

6 Life Lessons We Can Learn From ‘Captain America: Civil War’

Practical life lessons from Marvel’s latest superhero extravaganza.

Three Groups of Men and a Baby: TWDS6’s Last Horrible Day

TWDS6 Finale: one last horrible day on Earth.

The Heroic Men Behind National ‘Go For Broke Day’

Today is National “Go For Broke” Day. It is a day to push your limits and accomplish the unthinkable. It’s rich origins can be seen in this classic film, and it is a tale you should know about our nation’s history.

Capes and Tiaras: What You’re Really Teaching Your Children with Gendered Toys & Stories

The princess/superhero culture does more harm to your kids than you think.

Profile in Modern Manhood—Brad Meltzer

Brad Meltzer epitomizes the characteristics of the modern, 21st century man.

Teaching Young Men In the Age of Trump

In the name of optimism, let’s see Donald Trump’s media presence as an opportunity to discuss the real meaning of “winning.”

The Gay Man Behind Dr. Martin Luther King

Bayard Rustin was a key advisor to Dr. King. Widely credited for the pacifist strategies of the movement, Rustin was a gay man who, had he not been shamed and shunned, could have been at the forefront of both black and LGBT civil rights.

This ‘History Hero’ is a Man You’ve Never Heard of

Dr. Alun Withey on an unlikely hero who rebelled against the system.

The Hero You’ve Never Heard Of and What His Story Means in Our Times

His last message before being executed in July, 1943 was, “Let it be known that homosexuals are not cowards.”

100 Examples of Genuine Good News in a Mostly Awesome World

We all require joy, hope and optimism. In these darker times, take heart that people care, that kindnesses, innovation and generosity are happening all over the world.

The Men Who Made Me

Teachers and friends, writers and bosses, lovers and heroes –I lovingly remember and honor the gifts you shared.

If a Father Isn’t a Role Model to His Son, Who Is?

A son who cannot emulate the man who was his dad asks searing questions.

Dad’s Hot Topic: On Hayden Panettiere and Postpartum Depression – Shhh! Say Nothing!

In a world where controversial ‘Hot Topics’ are abuzz, Brian Gawlak finds the teachable moments in trending issues.

Man and Machine: A Story of Progress

When our children’s children look back through the pages of history decades from now, it won’t read ‘Man vs. Machine’. This story of willpower is a prime example of why.