I Love You, Man: 5 Tips For Stepping Into Modern Masculinity

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Dan Mahle grew up not being able to say “I love you” because he thought the words were too emotional. Thankfully, times have changed.

Addiction and Recovery are a Crap Shoot

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One alcoholic can rise above addiction while his friend continues to stumble through recovery.

I Am Proud Of My Masculinity

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Graham Phoenix has felt a need to take control over what he does in life and he has had many reasons to question this over the years. He now realizes that this is an essential aspect of his masculinity, an important part of being a man.

7 Ways to Be A Man That Matters

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Himay Zepeda on essential elements to being a man

“Women seeking married men for noncommittal sex. OK?”

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Top 4 Reasons Why Some Single Women Go After Married Men

DISPOSABLE! “60 boys burned alive worth less than 60 girls kidnapped?”

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Unspoken Assumptions: When Men are the Dead

What is Your Role in Helping a Loved One Recover from Depression?

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Danny Baker outlines what a person can do to help with the depression recovery of a friend or family member.

Five Differences Between a Grown Man and a Mature Man

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On his journey to adulthood, Matthew Branch has sorted through what it takes to be not just grown, but also mature.

How Poop Taught Me To Be a Responsible Husband

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Ben Martin needed the rudest wake up call imaginable to learn to take responsibility for his actions in life and in his marriage.

WhatsApp in the Ukraine–When Masculine Paradigms Collide

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This week Ukraine is in the news demonstrating competing masculine paradigms. The clash of the titans is being played out across the globe.

The Incredibly Low Bar: Let’s Change the Stereotypes about Dads

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Doyin Richards wants to know what is wrong with a society that sees dads who are merely being good parents as doing something “amazing.”

The Right Way To Approach Raising the Minimum Wage

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Raising the minimum wage, far from being a comprehensive solution, is at best a temporary fix to a much more fundamental problem.

What 12 Men Taught Me About Gender

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JJ Vincent asked 12 men, ages 18-68, about gender, identity, self-expression, and what defines a man.

How Can You Teach Them to Be Men?

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Transman is raising two boys—as a solo transgender man. Here is what he says to people who don’t think he can raise sons since he is not a ‘real’ man.

If You Hear Yourself Saying “I Don’t Need This S*%!”, Chances Are You Do.

People squash onto the London Underground during the morning rush hour.

Dillan DiGiovanni thinks that when stuff all starts to hit the fan that you can check out and give up. Or…you can do something else entirely.

Pretty Rad For A Dad by Murray Galbraith – Kickstarter Campaign

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Campaign seeks to profile dads from all walks of life to create a snapshot of contemporary fatherhood.