Call for Submissions: Male Stereotypes

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Does the stereotypical man exist?

Transforming the Space Between Inner Change and Social Change

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Lodro Rinzler on turning the will to do good work into actual good work.

Confessions of a Call Girl Client

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After Andy Bodle spent thousands of dollars on escorts he met online, he had one more powerful desire left unfulfilled

Five Things I Did in My Twenties and How They Have Changed, Now That I’m 40

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Scott Behson is older and wiser.

The Function of Adrenalin in Boys’ Rites of Passage

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The young generation can be a threat to the status quo, or an energy source that needs direction, depending on how we meet the challenge.

7 Things I Wish I Could Tell My College Self

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It’s too late for Jason Henry, but perhaps you can learn from his college mistakes.

Gay Israeli Culture from an Israeli’s Perspective

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American travel writer Sophie Needelman meets an Israeli soldier who shows her the gay State of Israel.

Cockfighters and Poets

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What the cockfighter and the artist have in common is what they put on the line.

Lost in the Wilderness

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Destinations are the goal, but often getting lost is what the journey is all about.

Last Place

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How do you come to love the place you call home?

Music for Boys

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Why Fiona Apple’s music mattered to Vincent Scarpa, even when he thought it wasn’t supposed to.

Adventuring Forth

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As you set forth into the world, how do you know you’re on the right path? Venture for America fellow Ovik Banerjee on service and entrepreneurship.

Is a College Education Overrated?

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Is Generation Y wasting their time, going to college and occupying Wall Street?

Why I Borrowed Even Though I Could Have Begged

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Financial independence is not within the reach of most young adults, but pride may prevent them from asking for help, anyway.

Generation Y Is Not Impatient

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Young people did not invent their definitions of success; they reflect the values of their parents.

Why Aren’t More Older Men Showing Up For Younger Men?

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Rick Belden shares some of his thoughts on why elders seem to be largely absent from the lives and experience of younger men.