Anticipation of the Knife

Masculinity is often tied to pain management. Here, Michael Walsh ponders whether one kind of pain can be used to manage another.

Cruelty, Perversion and the Boy Scouts: A Personal Recollection

In a deeply personal post, Mark Greene recalls the brutality of scouting. “Those who offered themselves up willingly, took savage beatings.”

The Violence of Homelessness: A Young Male Survivor’s Story [Trigger warning]

W.R.R. escaped his father’s child sex ring only to endure the horrors of homelessness: illness, starvation, and yet more sexual violence. How does this survivor find meaning in his life today?

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Human First, Dom Second

What does it mean that the popular image of the male dominant is a paragon of sadistic power?

Teen Drivers and Car Repair

Hint: your teen driver probably isn’t doing the repairing.