The H.E.R.O. Corps

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We throw the word hero around a little too casually these days. Here are some men who earn the title.

“Don’t Be Chicken”

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Joe McCurdy, with a story of bullies, courage and fatherhood.

“Who Taught my Baby Brazilian Jiu Jitsu?” Surviving the First Year of Fatherhood.

Surviving the First Year of Fatherhood

Brett Ortler takes us on a rollicking look at the changes that happened and the things he learned during his son’s first year of life.

“Safety has become a fetish for parents as an illusion of control.”

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This is a comment by Nick, mostly on the post “I’m a Sh** Parent Like Tony Hawk. Aren’t You?”

Unveiling the Taboo: Days of Dialogue to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse

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Removing the stigma around talking about sexual violence against men is key to the path to recovery and a healthier, safer world.

Did Your Parents Love You Too Much?

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Is it possible to be TOO loved as a child? Owen Marcus discusses the balance parents and children must find between too much protection and too much freedom.