Patriarchy: The Game


Patriarchy is a game of winners and losers.

Patriarchy is Alive and Well Today as We Celebrate International Women’s Day


While we should certainly celebrate the historic and courageous ways in which women have gained a more equal footing, let us not forget that there’s still an awful lot of work to be done.

The Importance of Male Self-Love

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Jackson Bliss explains why the world is a better place when men love themselves

Breaking the Emotional Coma Cycle

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Jason Hairston explains how constricted masculinity damages male relationships

Anger, The Dark Passenger


Eric Robillard has stopped naming his anger passion and has come to grapple with his verbally abusive Dark Passenger.

5 Ways Disavowing Masculinity Changed My Life

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Robert Reece has found that ignoring the Man Code has improved his life enormously.

Confessions of a Male Chauvinist

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Rahim Rajar’s stunningly honest confession from his home in Pakistan.

Ender, Gender, and the Fight for Humanity

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Matt Wetsel on the novel that inspired this weekend’s biggest film.

Masculinity Is Dead. Long Live Masculinity.

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Andrew Smiler says that reports of manhood’s demise are premature. It’s as healthy, dynamic, and contradictory as ever.

Thank God I’m a Violent Man


Gregory Jaquet thinks Catholic-inspired Latin American culture creates the framework for domestic violence.

Albania – The Women Who Live as Men

Shkurtan Malaj, Sworn Virgin

As modern society sweeps in, old ways are dying out, and the tradition of these “man-women” may soon be a thing of the past.

Sometimes, Men Just Don’t Know How to Act

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A woman wanted me to help her change her tire, but I had no idea. Sometimes, I just don’t know what’s expected of me.

Questioning Culture: The Absurdity of Authenticity


Culture is loud. Becoming authentically YOU means turning down its volume.

Questioning Culture: Shades of Existential Gray


How do we distinguish what we want from what we need?

Questioning Culture: A Series


Is this culture the best we can do simply because it’s all we’ve ever known?

“Orange is the New Black” Ventures into Privileged Territory


Netflix’s new prison dramedy tackles race relations, sexism and America’s dubious promise of social mobility.