Does Male Violence Really Come from Male Pain and Immaturity?

Men are both stuck in “first half of life thinking” and also suffering from an inordinate burden of shame.

This Movie Suggests the Modern Man is Ready for a New Father Archetype

These filmmakers offer two emerging and inspiring models of fatherhood along with insights into modern masculinity.

A Movie That Opens a Window into Male Vulnerability

When men feel that being vulnerable with other men is a worthwhile risk they will begin to experience themselves as “real.” Not “real men.” But real people.

The Lost Art of Authentic Brotherhood

Men have relinquished their natural ability to fully connect and express this emotion we call “love.” But they can reclaim it.

Here’s What Is (and is Not) Working in Men’s Work on College Campuses

Men’s groups are becoming more popular on college campuses, but is their work really all that good for the world?

Fortune Cookie Advice: “Dive Into the Well of Grief”

Boysen Hodgson from the ManKind Project stops into The Empowered Life with some awesome fortune cookie advice for men

Can A Man Change His Relationship By Changing Himself?

What happens when a man deconstructs his relationship and decides to focus on himself?

You’re Not Alone Man, You’re With the Men

Duncan Alldridge asks and answers the question “What’s the point of a men’s group?”

What Happened When a Woman Joined a Men’s Group

Last summer, the Danish filmmaker Maja Bugge got exclusive access to an American men’s group, here she reveals what happened.

When Bad Men Do Good Things

Can people be so tainted that even when they do a good deed, it somehow isn’t?

Dirty Little Secrets: Men, Trauma, and Mental Health

After his father was declared an enemy of the state in Uganda, his family fled. Now a successful consultant and men’s group leader, Kenny D’Cruz continues to heal from a life marked by persecution and mental illness.

Men Helping Men: Can We Help Reduce the Suicide Rates Among Males?

Dr. Adam Sheck notes that the general trend has been toward men leaving the profession of psychotherapy. Is this contributing to men’s growing suicide rates?

Mentored Boys or Monster Boys

“In the absence of elders, the impetuosity of youth becomes the slow death of the community.” Jed Diamond takes his grandson on a rite of passage.

Why Do Men Need Male-Only Groups on Campus?

At universities around the world, men’s groups are banned.

5 Guys Talking: The Second Half of Manhood

What happens when you get five guys talking about ‘the perfect relationship’?

New Rites of Passage for Young Men

How to create meaningful rites that young men want to experience.