Performing Masculinity and Grief: a Death of My Own

Performing Masculinity and Grief by Hartwig HKD

Randall Horton reflects on his own experiences with grief, and wonders why being a man is to be sentenced to a life bereft of emotional support?

Busting the Myths of Masculinity

Busting the Myths by TEDx Talks

Former pro football player Joe Ehrmann, now both a pastor and a coach, rips apart the three myths of masculinity and offers a new definition of what it means to be a man.

Breaking the Boys Code of Masculinity

Breaking the Boys Code by TEDx Talks

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.

One Millennial’s Top Ten Ways to Improve Male Education

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It’s easy to daydream about the goals of a future society, but I think the only way we can accomplish those goals is through education and discussion. Part of that education is unlearning.

Taco Today: Learning to Love Cooking for One After a Separation

Taco Today: Learning to Love Cooking for One After a Separation

Newly separated, Ben Railton is beginning to realize that cooking for himself can be just as meaningful as cooking for his entire family.

Raising Compassionate Boys: “Don’t Be A Pussy”

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Kozo Hattori explains to his sons why to never use or react to the saying, “Don’t be a pussy.”

Daddies Cry Too

Daddies Cry Too

After his young son announced that “Daddies don’t cry,” Michael Bryant had to explain to his son why everyone—Daddies included—occasionally needs to have a good cry.

The Masculinity Scorecard

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Dr. David J. Leonard gets real & personal on the masculinity balancing males face

Signed, the Guy Who Doesn’t Want to Smell Like Bearglove and Swagger

Thai Massage? For real?

The names keep getting wackier, and JJ Vincent wonders who this stuff is supposed to attract, anyway.

How To Be A Man (In 3 Easy Steps)

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Jordan Gray says that in order to be a man, you must first decide on your own personal ideals 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.

What Makes You a Man? [video]

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The answer to the question depends on who’s talking.

29 Things That Will Happen at the 19th Annual At-Home Dads Convention and 13 That Won’t

29 Things That Will Happen at the 19th Annual At-Home Dads Convention and 13 That Won’t

Al Watts, the president of National At-Home Dad Network, explains what dads can expect (and not expect) to find at the year’s Annual At-Home Dads Convention.

A Father-to-Be Has Invented the Man-ternity Photo and Pregnancy Pictures Will Never Be the Same

A Father-to-Be Has Invented the Man-ternity Photo and Pregnancy Pictures Will Never Be the Same

When his pregnant wife decided that she didn’t want to take elaborate maternity photos, an expecting father decided he didn’t want to miss out on the experience. The result is HILARIOUS.

The Boy Who Lived: The Story of a Son Who Came Later in Life

The Boy Who Lived: The Story of a Son Who Came Later in Life

Douglas Mine, a former foreign correspondent, shares this memoir about meeting his Italian wife, starting a life together, and the honest emotions that accompany finding out, at age fifty-five, that you’re going to be a father again.

Why IS there such a resistance to the idea of male beauty?

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