The Difference Between Toxic Masculinity and Being A Man

Between teachers raping students, rapists getting off light and an ongoing culture of sexual assault, it’s been an ugly week in the news.

If I Told You…

…There is help for you today and hope for a better life and future.

Parenting a Son Can be a Revolutionary Act

She is determined to raise her son to not be what people expect a white man to be.

The Rest of Us

Tom Mallouk subtly and profoundly takes on on the painful subject of boyhood sexual abuse in this wrenching poem.

1BlueString And The Power Of Partnerships

Bobby Dennis on the power of music for male sexual abuse survivors.

On Target and How I’m Parenting Through Controversial Issues

When abuse is your first memory, it colors who you are.

Comment of the Day: ‘When are we going to take responsibility for our actions?’

Sexual abuse should not get the silent treatment.

What About Prevention?

Intervention or prevention—it’s complicated.

The Dangerous Lies We Have To Stop Telling Boys about Sex

Our current culture is celebrating males having sex, regardless of their age, and this is putting boys at risk.

My Take on Forgiveness 

Being able to move past our abuse is what we all want.

Start by Believing

What harm is the expectation that men aren’t vulnerable doing?


Billboards in Times Square raise awareness about male survivors of childhood sexual abuse.

New Celebrity PSAs Address Myth, Societal Attitudes That Confront Male Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse

We’ve all heard the dismissive refrains—things like “that doesn’t happen to guys,” “what kind of guy would let that happen to him,” or “he seems just fine to me.”

Standing in the Spotlight: Without Shame

Putting an end to sexual abuse.

It Shouldn’t Hurt to be a Child: Sexual Abuse and Healing

Healing from sexual abuse is very much like healing from any kind of trauma or abuse; it happens one day at a time.

A Humbling Journey: Supporting Men Who Have Experienced Sexual Abuse

Steve LePore, founder of 1in6, reflects on how his organization has impacted men and their wellbeing.