Create Deep Connections Online, Not Just In Person [Video]

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Do you worry about your lack of connection because you are always online? In this video Graham Phoenix talks about his life in a remote part of Spain and how he uses virtual connections to create deep connections.

Why Men Need a Movement (And Why It Isn’t “Men’s Rights”)


Matthew Dean believes that fighting for other people is noble. And he believes that fighting for women and women’s rights is noble. But he also sees the need for men to fight for the specific issues that impact them.

A Gathering of Men

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Rick Sweeney shares how men’s gatherings became an important part of his life.

Who Is In Your Rowboat?

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Imagine you have a rowboat with room for about 6 other guys – You need 6 other guys who you can count on. Who is in your rowboat?

20 Lessons From My Men’s Group That Have Improved My Life

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Sweaty Eye Syndrome is okay, “courage” is a chameleon, and even Badasses make mistakes.

How to Not Be Alone – Have Man Friends

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We’ve found that men directly influence each other by the gift or denial of respect.

2 NYC Workshops by Atalwin Pilon of Basic Goodness and The Good Men Project: March 16 & 17


The Good Men Project & Basic Goodness Present: Good Men Keep Their Back Straight (And Their Heart Open) A Workshop For Men (and a Workshop for Women, also)

10 Signs I’m Disconnected From Myself

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Jayson Gaddis knows when he’s disconnected. And knows what to do to connect back again.

“When I was in a men’s group in 1972, I distinctly remember feeling edgy when we would hug.”

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“My son and daughter keep reminding me that things are changing.” The times they are a changin’ (comment and Marco Magnani video cover of Bob Dylan song.)

Guys, Stop Whining


Ken Solin wants men to stop pitying themselves and find a way to move forward.

Act Like a Man

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In the prequel to Ken Solin’s new book, 700 other men help him realize where he’s been, where he is, and where he wants to be.