3 Good Things About Shame

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Despite popular spirituality and political correctness trends which condemn shaming, Jacob Nordby wonders if we have forsaken a vital guide

The Boy I Was, The Man it Makes Me

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Scott Sonnon has a mission to speak out for all of what he has seen.

Let’s Talk About Men and Shame

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Chris M. Anderson tackles the rather large question of how we as a society go about talking about masculinity without shame.

How About We End the War on Sex?

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“Men fare little better. We are viewed as sexual junkies who seek to satisfy our relentless physical appetites at the expense of all who cross our paths. We are not to be trusted.”

“Traditional gender roles breaking down threatens people’s self-concept and identity.”

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This is a comment by Jonathan G on the post “My Sons’ Easy-Bake Oven Shame”.

I Am a Highly Sensitive Man

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Although being a highly sensitive person is equally common among women and men, being a sensitive man remains misunderstood.

Growing Up Angry No More: Raising Emotionally Intelligent Boys

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Boys don’t just “mellow out,” they learn to repress anger and fear. How to give your sons the freedom to feel and express the full range of emotions.

Ending Homophobia, One Brother at a Time

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The key to ending homophobia might be to open the conversation and create safe spaces.

“Shame is a pervasive evils that suppresses men from fully expressing their feelings.”

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These are comments by tgolden and James Nakamura on the post “The Man Behind the Mask”.

“The power of public shaming isn’t in what they use to shame you with, but the fact they are trying to shame you at all.”

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This comment was from HeatherN on the post “Newsflach: Posting Naked Pics on Facebook Could Get You in Trouble!”

When Feminism Flames: A Twitter Conversation Gone Wrong

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Neely Steinberg just wants to talk.

Man Up: The CEO of Light Beer Takes Issue With Miller Lite

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Tom Higgins doesn’t want Miller Lite using his beer in their commercials.

If You’d Sleep With Her, You Can’t Call Her a Slut

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Scott Alden of dating site How About We looks at the absurdity of sexual shaming language.