Consenting Adults: Gender, Power, and Reading Each Other Correctly

How do we know what we want, and what we want others to know we want? Babble of the Sexes helps us translate the mixed messages we send each other.

Comment of the Day: ‘Many men feel uncomfortable redefining masculinity because we feel like our manhood is under assault.’

This comment was by Bill on the post “Why ‘Manning Up’ is the Worst Thing You Can Do” by Mark Greene.

Transsexual Men Finding Family, Brotherhood, and Themselves

Manning Up, a new anthology of essays from transmen, releases with the start of LGBT Pride/Book Month.

8 Myths About Transgender Men’s Bottom Surgeries

Mitch Kellaway seeks to dispel the myths within the myths surrounding the surgeries that people ask (or make assumptions) about.

All In: Words from the Men of “Manning Up”

“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.

How I Saved My Life

Oliver Lee Bateman discusses how he came to terms with his troubled past.

Breaking the Emotional Coma Cycle

Jason Hairston explains how constricted masculinity damages male relationships

Man Up / Man Down

Hipster Sexism doesn’t serve humanity any better than the Classic variety.

Why Does It Always Have to Be Me?

Drew Diaz wants to know why he’s got to be the heavy, every time.

Like a Man, Approximately

Telling men to act “like a man” isn’t doing anybody any favors. So stop.

Fears for Tears: Men and Vulnerability

Jeff Perera has a story that will make you weep.

Boys Do Cry, and Men Do, Too

Thomas Fiffer cries it out.

Manning Up: Women’s Rise, Men’s Demise?

Book author Kay Hymowitz examines the trend in young men who fail to launch.

Kay Hymowitz: Terrible Person or Worst Person?

Explaining what’s wrong with articles by Kay “guys should man up” Hymowitz is kind of like shooting fish in a barrel entirely full of salted herring. Nevertheless, I am in a ranty mood, so.

Manning Up

Scarlett Harris questions what the term “Man up” really means and wonders why society forces it upon so many men.

People, Let’s Stop Waging War on One Another

Joanna Schroeder hopes men and women can become allies in the war against inequality, without too many casualties on either side.