Tamara Star pulls back the curtain and peers behind the male facade.
20 years after his 16-year-old sister was murdered, Bill Pozzobon found himself interviewing for a job in violence prevention and ended up tackling the boys’ code as enemy number one.
Carly Puch can’t wait for the day society stops telling boys to suck it up, to not be a girl, and to stop crying.
Is society’s term “man up” the scapegoat for our lack of evolution in dealing with male emotion in our boys?
Elke Govertsen believes we need to show the same respect for boys that we do for girls by pushing people to stop using the harmful words in our language like “wimpy”, “sissy” and “be a man”.
There is no difference between “you need to harness your sacred masculine energy” and “man up, bro.” None.
“Manning Up” is an upcoming anthology of the unique and diverse experiences of trans*men. Here, several of the writers share what the project means to them.
This comment is by Luke Davis on the post I Was That Boy. I Am This Man. I wrote a poem about much the same thing. Its an amazing thing to discover the child you once were is still there and still as awesome as he once was. Where is that boy There is a […]
Mitch Kellaway talks about a hard question that comes up in his workshops: “How do you know you’re a man?”
Andy Fraser steps into the gray area between cowardice and courage—and finds that doing nothing isn’t always the soft option.
Man Up by Jordan West
Lee is a man in his mid-forties the all-to-familiar mid-life crisis, caught in an intense internal struggle over whether to leave his ill wife and two kids, or leave.
Christian Lyons writes on how we each define masculinity, ourselves, and how we have the power to learn and change.
Jesse Kornbluth reviews W. Somerset Maugham’s novel.
When marriage becomes political. William Lucas Walker’s Spilled Milk column.
Like Philly’s neighborhoods, city agencies are siloed and don’t always talk to each other.
Ebola is deadly and highly contagious, but not easily transmitted. Fear and panic should not guide public health decisions. Science should.
After you’ve recovered from your candy hangover, what’s next?
With the 40th Anniversary coming up, let’s take a moment to hail the cult classic. It defined a generation and should define a new one.
Seth Adam Smith says real love transcends feelings to become an unconditional commitment to an imperfect person.
He didn’t really think he could even convince his partner they should be dads. Now he works tirelessly to make more good men fathers to kids who need them. Here’s how it happened.
Aaron W. Voyles considers the concept of being an expert on the experiences of college men.
We’re growing – if you love sports, we’d love for you to write for us! Share your unique sports “take” with the millions who visit this site every month!
This year, I’m breaking the rules. I’m a man, dressed up as a man.
Thomas Fiffer lets loose on six centers of male shame that need to be dispensed with.
A poem about how Andrew Lawes’ niece gave him the strength to fight his depression and suicidal thoughts.
Hollywood heavyweight Paul Lazarus shifts gears and draws attention to a mind-bendingly brilliant invention that could save the lives of hundreds of millions.
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Dr. David J. Leonard gets real & personal on the masculinity balancing males face
GMP is having a site-wide conversation about men and shame. Read the stories here and consider sharing one of your own.
When people don’t see themselves or their partners in the gender molds used to define them, relationships are set up to fail.