Funny video makes us think about strengthening kids early to face life’s disappointments
In the wake of the shooting as UCSB, ProPublica has laid out the most revealing reporting about guns in America.
A look at the patterns in the 70 mass shootings over the last 32 years and how they intersect with the social pressures of masculinity.
Austin Harrington attempts to understand America’s love of guns by entering the world of the gun enthusiast.
80% cite the “failure of the mental health system to identify individuals who are a danger to others” as a great deal or a fair amount to blame for shootings, while 61% say the same for easy access to guns.
Though many schools have umbrella policies to ban all weapons, some universities are allowing firearms to avoid possible lawsuits.
JD Roberto asks: What can the fathers of children lost in other American tragedies—Oklahoma City, Columbine—teach us in their responses to grief?
In case of a violent attack, J. A. Drew Diaz says that it’s time to embrace the corollary to the Boy Scout motto: be prepared to fight back.
School counselor Mark Vander Ley sees the issue of gun control as a broader societal issue of individuals taking responsibility for oneself
A Gen Y writer says that his generation is more than selfies and Snapchat. They are capable of adult love.
One successful entrepreneur reflects on his last conversations with his father, who died unexpectedly at 54, and vows not to live a life of regrets.
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.
U.S. Marine Jonathan Buzin is emerging from a suicidal depression. He’s learned that forced positivity only makes things worse. Pain demands to be felt.
The myth of “American Opportunity” versus the reality of extreme economic imbalance in the USA.
What happens when a baby’s dad shaves his beard for the first time? (video)
Why did two of the GOP’s most hysterical right wingers just contradict themselves?
How to understand a woman’s desires? Well, reading the smut she enjoys is a good start.
The start of the “war to end all wars”—a century on.
Brian Lewis, President of Men Recovering from Military Sexual Trauma (MR. MST) discusses the persistent invisibility of male sexual assault victims.
Should suing the President be limited and impeachment reserved for the constitutional definition of “treason,bribery or other high crimes and misdemeanors”?
Steve O’Neill proposes that we start doing things in a world that tells us not to.
Charles Orlando calls out the folks who say that some guys are just born cheaters who can’t help themselves.
Thomas Fiffer shares a single, simple pitfall that happy people avoid.
Bob Marrow could not talk about his son’s death for 25 years.