Want to Understand Men? Read This

Want to Understand by Rory McLeod

Thomas Fiffer breaks the code to reveal what really makes men tick.

So Near Yet So Far: the Agony of Post-Divorce, Part-Time Parenting

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My kids still have two loving parents, but we’re playing our roles alone—on an imbalanced schedule made without much input from me.

How to Feel Like a Man

How to Feel Like a Man by Art of Manliness

Some boys grow up and never quite feel like men. The Art of Manliness says you feel like a man when you start acting like one and offers some manly advice on how to begin.

Backlash Politics and the Men’s Rights Movement

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Raoul Wieland examines the history of feminism and men’s rights, and wonders how valid men’s backlash politics really are.

An Open Letter to All Men and Women about Gender Equality

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Is our focus really on gender equality? Or tipping the balance in the direction we desire?

A Shockingly Simple Way to Stop Stereotyping Men

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Stereotypes are damaging to both men and women. Thomas Fiffer offers a simple way to stop, reframe, and rethink some of the assumptions we make about men. And it works the other way, too.

The Terms of My Surrender: Our Divorce Papers

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I was asked to sign the Terms of Surrender without being given the full story of custody and child support.

Deadbeat Dad Doesn’t Strike Back

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So wait, now I’m a deadbeat dad? In what way was I trying to skip out on my child support? Is it fair for me to have shelter as well? Is there any consideration about where Dad will live with the kids when he has them?

7 Things Men Do That Turn Women Off

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James Fell has been there and done that. Now he’s happily married and has some advice for single guys.

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

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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.

The Fatal Flaw of Men’s Rights Activists

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The men’s rights movement is a reactionary, desperate attempt to hold onto social and political power.

“Men: Your experience is not valid…women describe how gender effects you.”

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This comment by Daran on the post This Infograph About Privilege Made My Day

The Scarlet Isle: The Politics of Male Sex Work in Ireland

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Male sex workers have been ignored in the Irish prostitution debate.

The Problem of “Men’s Rights” and Child Support

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So-called Men’s Rights groups think of child support as a charge women impose on men. Edwin Lyngar’s experience didn’t resemble their ideas at all.

Introducing Canada’s New Centre for Men and Families

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The Canadian Association for Equality has launched its latest initiative for men in Toronto last month. Who are they, what is it, and why should we care?

The Lying Fiction of a War on Men

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Reforming gender: We’re all in this together.