You Can’t Depoliticize Nelson Mandela

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It’s okay to talk about Nelson Mandela’s politics, because you can’t really understand his life and times without discussing them.

Today is International Gandhi Day 2013

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The annual letter from Arun Gandhi on the occasion of the International Day of Nonviolence.

Book Review of “American Honor Killings: Desire and Rage Among Men”

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David McConnell explores manhood through a literary lens akin to Capote’s “In Cold Blood.”

I’m an American Living in Israel and I’m going to Jail Rather Than Join the Israeli Defense Forces

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Moriel Rothman is refusing to serve in the IDF an act of protest against what he sees as an unjust and evil system. Here is his story.

Measuring My Manhood: Faith and Machismo

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The Registered Runaway compares himself to the “macho Christian” image some pastors espouse, and finds neither he nor Jesus Christ measure up.

A Mission to the Venice of the Amazon

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Welcome to Belen, where the poorest of the poor float for half the year on the floodplains of the Amazon.

Cesar Chavez: A Model of Men’s Nonviolence

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“Nonviolence is not inaction.”