What do we mean by “unwanted sexual experience”?
A Nation of Sayrevilles indeed. Michael Kasdan digests the latest high school locker room hazing and abuse incident, this one in Doylestown, PA.
Sexual abuse survivor David Pittman’s constant search for connection left him feeling more and more alone, until he finally got help.
Brian Harmon follows up our Sayreville coverage and urges us to also look backward as we chart a path forward.
Michael Kasdan explores what this rape-by-hazing says about boys and masculinity . . . and ourselves.
Personal experience with abuse has started a conversation about how to care for all who are in a cycle of sexualized violence.
By understanding that anyone can be a victim of intimate partner violence, sexual violence, and/or stalking, we can begin to find answers that benefit our whole communities.
The authorities and staff entrusted to protect vulnerable people were too scared to do so. Andrew Lawes wants to help you speak out against abuse
Chris Anderson knows it’s scary to talk about tough subjects like racism or sexual abuse. But in calling them out, we start disrupting their systems.
David Pittman, like too many survivors of childhood sexual abuse, has to fight against the pressure – internal and external – to keep quiet about what happened to him as a kid.
Anti-gay conservatives often refer to children raised by same sex parents as “social experiments.” They are not experiments; they are human beings, and human beings with voices. Here is what those voices say.
When to spend money foolishly in your twenties (and when not to).
For kids, it’s the little things that matter. If you do Christnas in any way, Santa’s a pretty influential guy. Why not let him represent all the diversity of the people who love him?
The Jets’ soon-to-be former fearless leader never learned from his father’s mistakes. Dave Chmiel questions why anyone should trust him with another franchise.
Matthew Rozsa believes North Korea’s threat to Sony challenges the very essence of our democratic freedoms.
The Elf on the Shelf—creepy or not creepy? Kelly McQuain thinks not.
Most of us, if we are really honest with ourselves, have some idea of how we keep deeper love at bay.
Noah Berlatsky takes a look at how men and women are seen as objects.
Where are all of the straight, white, cis-gendered men who should be standing up for social change?
Liskula Cohen and Matthew Rozsa look at how men succeed—and fail—with women in the world of online dating.
Homophobia hidden behind “helpful words” and guidance “to be kind” is still hurtful and dangerous, no matter who’s saying it.
Ira Israel reveals that authentic well-being means getting off the hedonistic treadmill and instead cultivating these surprisingly simple habits for happiness.
Tor Constantino makes a case that ballet is not only a sport, but it might be more of a sport than other forms of competition.
Alexander Yarde knows what’s on his holiday list this year.
You Don’t Know Jack About MS™ was created for people living with multiple sclerosis (MS) and their loved ones by Jack Osbourne, in partnership with Teva Neuroscience.
Is anything inappropriate to wear to class anymore?
Meeghan Mousaw offers insight into how redshirting helps a child to grow socially and intellectually giving the child added confidence to assist with learning.
When you’re ready to take that next step with a woman, think carefully. What you say isn’t always what she hears.