Why Men Resist Critiques of Masculinity, and How That Can Change

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Alex Bove explains why most men react negatively to the criticism of masculinity.

Queer Polyamory and the Challenges of Male Privilege

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Angelus Morningstar explains how queer polyamory challenges ingrained behaviors of masculine dominance within same-sex relationships.

The Nuances of Consent and How Some Men Are Trained to Ignore Them

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“When men are unaware of their gender privilege, boundary violations occur,” writes psychologist Sandy Peace.

How Polyamory is Turning Patriarchy on Its Head

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Psychologist Sandy Peace discusses how polyamory can check male privilege while fostering open and honest communication among partners.

The Supreme Court says, “Patriarchy is Alive and Well”

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The Hobby Lobby decision denies the rights of women, and the Supreme Court rules for patriarchy again.

No, Really, What Are You Fighting For?

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Allan Mott asks this question: How would you feel and what would you do if tomorrow the world suddenly became the place you’ve always wanted to live in?

‘Male Privilege’ Isn’t a License to Harass Waitresses (or Anybody Else)

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What makes guys think their waitress is another dish on the menu? Sebastian Molano thinks he knows.

Why Are These White Boys So Untouchable?

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Dillan DiGiovanni asks: “What does our country stand to gain from perpetuating this deeply-rooted myth that black people are more violent than white men or people of any other race?”

Dear Tal Fortgang, Privilege Is Sort Of Like This

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Patriarchy is like a game in which you can’t pick your own difficulty level.

The Language of Dude Feminism

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Again, this isn’t to say that these campaigns haven’t done good, but rather, that they should go farther.

True Solidarity: Moving Past Privilege Guilt

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Jamie Utt explains that if privilege guilt prevents us from acting against oppression, then it is simply another tool of oppression.

Longing for the Longhairs, or a World Where Men Are Different

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Melissa Potter almost always fell for the guys with long hair. And she finally figured out why.

The Importance of Male Self-Love

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Jackson Bliss explains why the world is a better place when men love themselves

Managing My Menace

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On navigating the world as an intimidating-looking guy.

What I Learned from Watching Men (Before I Became One)

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In becoming a man, Dillan DiGiovanni realized this: “I am in charge of the guy I am.”

Does Privilege Make My Voice Illegitimate?

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Raoul Wieland tries to balance his natural-born privileges with his own sadness and feelings of being unmoored to any larger social issue.