Under Pressure


Samantha Hines of My Three Sons speaks on hidden pressures kids sometimes feel

Raising Compassionate Boys: An Experiment in Parenting

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In response to the plethora of school shootings, sexual assaults, and viral humiliations, Kozo Hattori is arming his sons with compassion.

When Parents Say That…We Kids Feel Like This

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13yr old Xavier aims to clear up meanings lost in translation from parents to kids

To My Son: I Will Always Accept You And Be Proud


Anne Theriault promises her young son that no matter how he expresses his gender or sexuality, she’ll stand by him.

Your Son is Not the Man of YOUR House; Help Kids Stay Kids

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Teaching responsibility is a great thing, but we could all be careful not to rush kids to grow up

The 6 Worst Things People Say to or Around Kids


Though words often seem innocent, the scars they leave on a child can last a lifetime

Liar, Liar, Pants on Fire! Understanding and Addressing Lying in Kids


Dr. Doug Haddad offers insight into the real reasons kids lie and the best way to deal with them

A Man Among Fallen Trees


The first time that he destroyed a tree, Colin Vandenberg felt masculine, and powerful…and sad.

Rejection Starts Early; Are Parents Teaching Kids How to Handle It? (Video)


Funny video makes us think about strengthening kids early to face life’s disappointments

A Parent’s Guide to Helping Teens Prepare for College, Work and Life


5 easy but necessary tips to help parents prepare teens for roommates, careers and life

Boys Will Be Boys Will Be Broken

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I am a boy.

Graduation Day: Young Man Recites the Best “ABC’s” of Life Speech Ever (Video)

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Young Man Sounds Off the ABC’s of Life in the Best College Graduation Speech Ever

The 52 Percent: What Are the Motivations Behind Black Boys Graduating High School?


Madison J. Gray speaks on ways we can all help to increase the number of African American Male high graduates

My Nine Year Old Son is Gay


Lisa Keating of The Next Family, along with her son, shares what happened in their family when he told them he is gay.

Honoring Black Male Teachers on Father’s Day


Kenny Lattimore asks us to think a moment about the value of teachers in our kids’ lives, particularly for their impact upon young black boys.

19yr Old College Student Jumps In Front of Mystery Gunman to Save Mom


19 year old Rodrick Buckworth stopped the violence literally when a gunman broke in and he saved his mom.