Dear John Harvard: A Plea to Stop the ‘Second Rape’ That Follows Campus Sexual Assaults

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A student’s anonymous letter, ‘Dear Harvard: You Win,’ and a law lecturer’s stinging follow-up underscore why Harvard must fight fiercely for affirmative consent.

Sorry Slate, Straight Men Aren’t Right to be Homophobic

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Mitch Helix answers an article from Slate, explaining why its conclusions are wrong.

Can We Ever Really Know the Truth About Dylan Farrow and Woody Allen?

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The ‘truth’ of any tale can be found in how we react to the story.

Will the Defenders of George Zimmerman Please Stand Up?

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It would be nice if some of the people that told us to stop criticizing George Zimmerman earlier this year would tell us what they think about him now.

Ingeniously Unfair “Literacy” Test from 1960s Louisiana

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A classic example of a test designed to produce whatever result the tester wants.

Ghettotainment: Charles Ramsey and the Rise of Racial Tourism

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Nico Lang wonders if the real reason we’re interested in Charles Ramsey is not because he’s a hero, but rather because he confirms our stereotype of the “hilarious Black neighbor.”

How I Went From Being ‘Lindsay’ to ‘Silas’

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“I always felt like I was a fraud, like the name didn’t belong to me — it belonged to someone else, and I needed to give it back.”

Forgiveness May Not Always Be the Best Option

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Simon Doonan argues that all we have are our lives, and when we start forgiving people for taking them away we are leaving ourselves vulnerable.

A Lot Has Changed in Men’s Magazines in 50 Years…And Mostly Not For the Better

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Tim O’Connor responds to Amanda Hess’ assertion that today’s men’s magazines sell the image of men as unstable, emotionally-stunted, and sex crazed.

Jerry Buss Just Wanted to Win

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Jerry Buss died at the age of 80. Liam Day says that his legacy is simple. It’s about winning.

God Didn’t Give a F#%* Who Won the Super Bowl

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Liam Day questions the belief that God helps decide the outcomes of games.

GMP Founder Admits to Use of Make-Up

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Call me a cross-dresser, a hockey-player-groupie, a wanna be hard rocker. I don’t care. Because I still love my wife.

This Much I Know To Be True

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Despite the fact that manhood has become a third rail of modern society, I refuse to stop talking about it.

2012: A Year of Outrages

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It was a year of zany attacks from all sides. I’m thinking that might just mean we are onto something.

On “White Men Who Vote for Romney”

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Brandon Ferdig wants to discuss what he thinks is one of more dangerous, race-based articles you’ll read all year.

Everybody Pees in the Pool!?

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Wait, what?! Everybody?… Ryan Lochte, Michael Phelps, Carly Geehr and Joanna Schroeder’s own childhood best pal Tim admit that elite competitive swimmers all pee in the pool.