The Art of Not Playing Protector

How I crushed my partner’s spirit by trying to solve his problems for him.

Call for Submissions: Being Brotherly

A lot of focus is put on men as husbands, fathers and children. But let’s not forget the important role that men play as brothers.

I Don’t Know How to Explain the World To My Daughter Tonight

In the wake of the #SanBernardino shootings, Benjamin Mullen struggles to find the words to talk to his daughter about how to remain safe. But he knows he must try.

The Snags and Snares of Male Decision Making

When it seems like whatever decision you make will reinforce a male stereotype or break a male-centric taboo, what’s a man to do?

Is Non-Violence A Christian Requirement?

Jeff Eagan reflects on practicing Christian non-volience in an unthinkable situation.

Dad v. Scorpion

Father of three Thomas Beatie left Hawaii to get away from weird bugs. But he moved to Arizona, home of the scorpion.

#49: Aurora

There were more heroes than villains in that Aurora, Colorado movie theater where twelve were killed.

The Knight/Beast Dichotomy

Just as women are trapped by the stereotypes of the virgin/whore dichotomy, so do good guy/bad guy stereotypes trap men. Ozy Frantz breaks down how these cultural images work.

‘Knight in Shining Armor’ Syndrome

There’s probably no better place on earth to observe gender dynamics than in a bar on a Friday night.

There’s a Hurricane of Manliness A’Comin’

Hurricane Irene has Aaron Gouveia imagining a post-storm zombie apocalypse where he kills his own food and protects his family.

The Protector

Don’t trust your kids? There’s an app for that!