My American Dream [Op-Ed]

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Alex Yarde wonders if his generation will be the last to benefit from the American Dream

OPEN THREAD: Are We Reducing the Impact of the Term “Bullying” By Overuse?

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Are we doing ourselves, and our children a disservice by labeling every childhood conflict as “bullying”?

A Conversation Every Father and Son Should Have

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NY Times columnist Frank Bruni compares his father’s acceptance of homosexuality with America’s

Is Daniel Craig’s ’007′ TOO Physically Fit?

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Does Daniel Craig’s “perfect body” at age 44 set an unattainable physical standard for men?

Open Thread: Does Violent Media Contribute to America’s Violence?

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Open Discussion: Is filmmaker Mike White right in asking the creators of violent media to look inside themselves for some level of responsibility in the rampage killings perpetrated by young men?

How Could We Possibly Forget About the Boys?

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Why is it that we keep trying to change boys to fit the educational system instead of the educational system to fit boys?