Edwin Lyngar wonders why is it OK for men to poke fun of each other’s physical flaws?
Lynn Biesner insists that the much-needed men’s revolution will first require a re-imagining of our social structure.
Edwin Lyngar says no two marriages are the same, so why do so many people try to practice the same traditions?
Drew Bowling wonders if it’s possible to prefer dating people of a certain ethnicity without making assumptions about an entire race.
Is Mitt Romney actually a proponent of Affirmative Action? Do Romney’s ‘Binders Full of Women’ actually help make gender a non-issue in hiring?
Marriage certainly has its problems, but as they say about democracy, it sure beats the alternatives, according to author Lisa Levey.
Lynn Beisner is making an international name for herself with the article that explains why she wishes her mother had aborted her.
Emily Heist Moss insists that while we can argue for capitalism and free speech, we can’t pretend we don’t know that there are real, ethical, human costs attached to every consumer act we commit.
The comments Lynn Beisner received on her last article not only changed her opinion about men and cuddling, but also changed her life and her marriage.
Andrew Smiler discusses the importance of men asking for help, and why “going it alone” can only do harm.
A reality show is looking for at-home dads who are funny, burn their child’s high chair and forget their kids at the park.
Shaming anyone for engaging in any kind of non-exploitative, consensual sex—even if it makes you queasy—is a slippery slope. Lynn Beisner explains why tolerance is best.
If terms like “genderqueer” and “pansexual” had been a part of the cultural dialogue years ago, Lyla Cicero wonders if more people today would be living more authentically.
First and foremost, Role/Reboot has an awesome mission. They are a “contemporary online magazine on culture and gender roles.”
Lynn Beisner re-examines the rite of passage that is “first sex” after learning her son lost his virginity in a three-way with an older couple.
In all the ways decorating can feel feminine, men can feel inadequate
Give her the gift that sucks year round.
A short animation about treating depression with compassion.
Andrew Smiler speculates about how, when, and why social class can trump racism and sexism.
Sarah Thebarge wonders if it’s really necessary for her online dating site to ask her whether she uses ketchup on her grilled cheese and who her favorite Kardashian is.
Tom Scocca argues that snark is a necessary weapon in the war against “smarm”. Allan Mott politely disagrees.
Patte Wheat LeVan profiles sculptor James Kelsey.
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Alexa Koncinski asks, “Would you rather sing a cappella randomly in public once every day or audibly express wind every time you met a new person?”
After he lost his brother, Jarad Dewing tried everything to release the pain locked inside of him.
Despite growing up as young black male in the “hood,” facing all the same challenges—like violence and poverty—my voice, moreover the way I talked, somehow made me less black than others.
Renowned prison reform activist Ken Hartman gives his insights into how we can reform our broken system.
Prison rape isn’t funnier than any other kind of rape. And men are not unstoppable rape machines. It’s time we stopped laughing.
“We all feel angry. We don’t all choose to abuse because we’re angry.”
Jeremy Meyers thinks it’s time for men to decide who they are, not let society decide for them.
Conventional beauty doesn’t mean crap. Jackson Bliss explores the importance of “idiosyncratic beauty” and its relationship to love
Andrew Smiler offers three suggestions on how to leave the gray zone of sexual consent.