We are Social Creatures

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So let’s go with the flow

In the Mirror: Disability, Love and Friendship

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Erin Kelly believes there’s more to love and friendship than what society portrays.

The Pursuit of Hope: Rediscovering Humanity for All

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Ernest Roberts believes that with a little faith, we can blur the lines between black and white.

My Wheelchair Doesn’t Define Me

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Erin Kelly on her wheelchair, its stigmas and how they’ve helped her find dignity as an individual.

Statistics Don’t Define Me: A Poem

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Rob Azevedo offers a poetic view on statistics and things he’s done that don’t define him as a man.

Out of the Shadows: When Catcalling Crosses the Line Again

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Erin Kelly explores the dangerous consequences of catcalling people with disabilities.

My Label as a Man Doesn’t Define Me

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Christopher M. Anderson feels his identity as a man runs deeper than society’s definition of manhood.

My Rape Doesn’t Define Me

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Alyssa Royse’s experience with rape helped her find strength and individuality, and a message of hope.

Cry If You Want To: Why Emotional Guys Are Healthier And Happier

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“Nobody likes a cry baby”, screams society. Dan Scotti on why that’s so, so wrong.

John Oliver Debates Minimum Wage. Living Wage Anyone?

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The federal minimum wage has not been adjusted since 2009 and does not provide a living wage for full time work. Time to fix it?

We Are Not Consumers

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Leo Babauta wants to help you break away from the consumerist mindset.

Manufacturing Content

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Contentedness comes naturally, in the absence of manufactured desire. But getting back to that natural state might take some work.

Society, Reimagined

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Leo Babauta wonders if society could be vastly different, redesigned almost from scratch.

Why Society Won’t Let Boys and Men Be Victims of Rape

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Enough with forcing young boys into the damaging confinements of what it means to be an alpha male.

Letting Go Of Desires

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Leo Babauta on freeing yourself.

Right of Way

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A reminder to care for each other when we need it most from Scott Sonnon.