Staying Alive in “Post-Racial America”

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Thaddeus Howze shouldn’t have to share these 10 tips on how to stay alive as a man of color.

This Is Why Being a Nice Guy Just Isn’t Enough

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Here’s what you need to know to avoid the unintentional sexism that can come with gender socialization.

‘Cherry Spoon Bridge to Nowhere’ Slam Poet Guante

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Award winning spoken word poet Guante on race, privilege, art and Minneapolis.

Me? Entitled? You Must Be Talking About Somebody Else

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Jenny Kanevsky takes a hard look at her behavior and realizes the opposite of entitlement is respect.

Photo of the Day: A Stark Mix of Race and Class

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Sometimes a picture just says it all.

I’m An MRA-Bashing Feminist — But Because I’m a Man, Trolls Leave Me Alone

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No one has ever threatened violence against me, or said I was too ugly to rape. Why? Male privilege.

5 Reasons White People Don’t Have to Hate People of Color to Be Racist

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It’s tough to feel like part of the problem. But everyone should know these ways that even the most “well-intended” white person can participate in and benefit from racism.

When Privilege Isn’t a Privilege

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Let’s play the privilege Lottery!

What Everyone Gets Wrong About Anti-Vaccine Parents

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Dr. Amy Tuteur explains why medical science will never change the minds of anti-vaxxers.

Understanding Manhood

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Raoul Wieland reviews Michael Kimmel’s ‘Manhood in America’ and explores the evolving and expanding definition of masculinity.

What the USA Needs is a Conversation About Poverty

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Matthew Gilman has a possible route forward for socio-political reform in the USA

The Year In Sports: A Look Back at the Biggest Stories of 2014

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From the Sochi Olympics to the NFL’s epicly bad year to the World Cup to athletes speaking out in the wake of police killings, Mike Kasdan reviews all the biggest stories we covered this year at The Good Men Project Sports

Response to Critics of #CrimingWhileWhite, Movember and The Ice Bucket Challenge

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“The philosophers have only interpreted the world, in various ways; the point is to change it.”—Karl Marx, Theses on Feuerbach (1888

The Dissection of a Frog Named Louis CK

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“He who wants to dissect has to kill”—Friedrich Nietzsche, Human, All Too Human (1878)

#CrimingWhileWhite

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I learned about white privilege from the streets—not the classroom.

7 Reasons Why Reverse Racism Doesn’t Exist

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No matter what people tell you, it’s just not a thing.