The Man-Box Is Inherently Traumatic: Inside the Conversation at The Good Men Project

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Every time you pressure a man to perform masculinity in a certain codified, narrow way—you are traumatizing him. The man-box itself is an act of violence.

Inside the Conversation: The Good Men Project Writers Group

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A look inside the place where the conversation no one else is having happens.

The Patterns In Mass Shootings and a Conversation About Men

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A look at the patterns in the 71 mass shootings over the last 32 years and how they intersect with the social pressures of masculinity.

10 Reasons Men’s Health May Be Your Best Career Choice

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Now and in the future a career in men’s health offers the full package for job seekers.

Elliot Rodger, Tiger Woods, And Acts of Self-Hatred

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Kozo Hattori believes the rampage shooting at UCSB was more than just a hate crime against women, it was also a hate crime against Asian-Americans.

A Very Good Year for Good Men

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Ken Goldstein has watched The Good Men Project grow. And oh man, how it has grown.

Thanks For Reading

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Whit Honea steps in as new editor of the Dads & Families section as Robert Duffer steps out and reflects on a year of growth.

100 Words on Love: Triage

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He watched as I pointed to the letters one by one, h-e-l-p-m-e.

What Makes a Woman Beautiful to a Man?

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Dr. Adam Sheck examines what it means to be beautiful, and explains the elements that create true beauty in his eyes.

The Aftermath: What I Learned from the Boston Bombings


Lisa Hickey was changed by the bombings, in unexpected ways. Here, she shares how.

Lisa Hickey HLN: How Do We Cope With Our Grief After Boston? (VIDEO)

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GMP’s Lisa Hickey tells of her experience on Monday during the bombing at the finish line of the Boston Marathon to Kyra Phillips on “Raising America.”

Parents, This is Our Edict

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Grasping for answers to Boston’s bombing, Joanna Schroeder lands on the only thing with any meaning in an out-of-control world.

Mourning the Boston Marathon Massacre


Boston native, Liam Day, attempts to make sense of yesterday’s tragic events and what they mean for the city and event he loves.

I Don’t Want To Be Seen As Weak


Manning-up is not just for men any more.

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Have Conservatives Lost the Culture War?

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Joanna Schroeder agrees that culture influences politics more than we have understood in the past, and wonders how we can help create the culture and society we desire.

What Chaucer Can Teach Us About ‘The War On Men’

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Lynn Biesner insists that the much-needed men’s revolution will first require a re-imagining of our social structure.