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Michael Ellis on Being a Good Boy

Michael Ellis talks about how counter-productive the well-intentioned the phrase ‘be a good boy’ can be.

Fatherhood—Does It Matter? Yes, Now More Than Ever!

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Graham Phoenix posed in a boat with his father, he now wonders whether fatherhood matters. Reading ‘Why Fatherhood Matters’ in Esquire he understands why it does.

How to be a Modern Dad in 5 Easy-to-Follow Rules

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To be an engaged and present parent, Tsach Gilboa offers five simple guidelines to live by.

7 Ways to Be A Man That Matters

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Himay Zepeda on essential elements to being a man

“Kids Don’t Take Away Your Manhood, They Give It To You” – Louis CK on Fatherhood (Video)

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Louis CK on what makes fathers so valuable.

My Father Never Returned Library Books: A Father’s Day Reading Remembrance

My Father Never Returned Library Books: A Father’s Day Reading Remembrance

Tom Burns’ dad loved libraries and he loved to read. However, he didn’t like giving libraries their books back. This is his story.

Lessons Learned From My Dad: A Father’s Day Tribute

Lessons Learned From My Dad: A Father's Day Tribute

Doyin Richards offers this tribute to his incredibly accomplished father, collecting five of the best lessons that his dad taught him about being a parent.

The “I’m a Dad” Project: This Is What Fathers Really Look Like

The “I’m a Dad” Project: This Is What Fathers Really Look Like

Photographer and documentarian Joe Hunich has created a stunning collection of interviews that document men talking honestly and frankly about what it means to be a dad.

The Journey to Manhood Starts With Letting Go

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Setting the foundation is the key to helping our boys find their way to manhood.

007 vs. Title VII: ‘Goldfinger’, The Civil Rights Act, and White Male Privilege

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Greg Olear comments on the blatant sexism and racism within the third James Bond movie, and what we can learn from white male privilege.

The World’s Worst Fisherman

The World’s Worst Fisherman

Buzz Bishop might be a terrible fisherman, but he knows that his father-son fishing trips are about much more than just catching a lot of fish.

“Living at this time, on this edge, is exhilarating and can bring out the best in us.”

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Anger and the Superior Man – Is it about Gender or Personal Inadequacy?

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Graham Phoenix looks at the anger surrounding the recent shooting in the US, and explains how it all relates to an expression of personal inadequacy.

Looking the Numbers: Why More Dads Need to Read to Their Kids (Infographic)

#DadsRead - Looking the Numbers: Why More Dads Need to Read to Their Kids (Infographic)

The #DadsRead campaign promotes the benefits of fathers reading to their children. This infographic explains why dads need to read with their kids more often.

When We Read Together, We ARE Together: How Maurice Sendak Saved My Son and Me

When We Read Together, We ARE Together: How Maurice Sendak Saved My Son and Me

In this #DadsRead tribute, Steve Edwards tells the story of how Maurice Sendak’s “In the Night Kitchen” opened his eyes to how the simple act of reading can be educational for both parents AND children.

How and Why You Should Support the #DadsRead Campaign This Father’s Day

How and Why You Should Support the #DadsRead Campaign This Father’s Day

Recent studies argue that dads are significantly less likely to read to their children than moms are. But that’s a stereotype we can change this Father’s Day and here’s how we can do it…