Hyper-Masculinity, Twin Peaks, & Gendered Violence

Law enforcement continue to investigate the motorcycle gang related shooting at the Twin Peaks restaurant, Monday, May 18, 2015, in Waco, Texas, where 9 were killed Sunday and over a dozen injured. Waco police on Monday announced the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission closed Twin Peaks for a week amid safety concerns.  (AP Photo, Jerry Larson)

No man or boy can attain hyper-masculinity. The quest literally kills.

The Invisible Cynic

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Cabot O’Callaghan is fed up with the lies perpetuated by mass culture and the media and ready for some real change.

No Coke for Don Draper

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Don Draper would not buy the world a coke…but not for the reasons you think.

Hey, Gavin McInnes, Men Don’t Get to Say Where Women Are Happier

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Naomi Fryers examines the real motives behind Gavin McInnes’s sexist trolling on Fox News when he tells women where they belong.

Sexism Gives Women Weird Power Over Men

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A lot of men think that women wield power over them. They may be right.

Oh Father, Where Art Thou?

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On this Mother’s Day, Lisa Duggan asks an unusual question; where are all the Dads? _______ (Excerpted from The Good Mother Myth, by Avital Norman Nathman.) In my early days of motherhood, I would often go hours without uttering a single recognizable word, or hearing another adult’s voice—save that of my husband’s. I cooed. I […]

Feminist Dad Ditches Dress Code Sexism for His Daughter (and the Rest of Us)

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What is a father to do when the rules seem sexist? Alison Tedford interviews Jef Rouner about this very issue.

American Violence: Will Black Sons Die Before They’re Killed?

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Is Violence In America the Result of the Death Within Us?

This Is Why Being a Nice Guy Just Isn’t Enough

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Here’s what you need to know to avoid the unintentional sexism that can come with gender socialization.

A New Perspective on Prejudice, Shaming, and Violence

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Raoul Wieland examines a range of modern problems through the lens of ‘Lebensraum.’

Positive Discrimination and the White Man

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What do you do when the only person in the conversation speaking up for women is a woman?

Why Joss Whedon Was Right About Sexism in the “Jurassic World” Trailer

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It’s admirable that Joss Whedon doesn’t want to criticize other artists, but he wasn’t wrong in his observation about “Jurassic World.”

Religious Justifications for Oppression: A Brief U.S. History

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Who has the power to define “the other,” and who has the power and control to define “the self”?

Call for Submissions: Things You Wish Men Knew About Working with Women

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If you are reading this on the Good Men Project, chances are you dig equality among the sexes.

Do Your Friends Tell Sexist Jokes?

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Here’s how to deal with sexist jokes without censoring your friends.

Tucker Carlson Explained

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The latest blow up involving conservative pundit Tucker Carlson shows why the conservative media can often times seems so dysfunctional.