The Authentic Identity Role Model that was Prince

For black men, Prince set the stage for a different kind of acceptable identity.

Mental Illness is a Gun Violence Scapegoat

In the Gun Violence vs. Mental Illness debate, the facts are all that matter.

Is it Time to Stop Linking Masculinity With Material Success?

Gender stereotypes in India—and across the world—crush the possibility of a man wanting to be home while his wife takes on the role of the sole breadwinner of the family.

Why Two Men Are Walking Every Block in New York City

William Helmreich and Matt Green are walking every block of New York City, the ‘world’s greatest outdoor museum.’

The Last Taboo—Is It More Acceptable to Have an STD Than Depression?

Limpet Girl asks why we don’t talk about the mental health issues affecting men—those who are least likely to seek help and most likely to need it.

How Do You See Me?

PK Kersey recalls how a single event woke him up to the way he was perceived by others.

Watch These Ads That Manipulate Men

Do advertisers play on male fear and shame to sell products? You bet they do.

There is No Gay or Straight

Dr. Stephen Petteruti’s take on “gay” or “straight”, and how those labels are putting people in boxes rather than setting them free.

I Am Not Depressed

How we define depression socially and medically creates a stereotype of emotional injustice.

It’s Hard Out Here for a Beard

The daily struggles in the life of this one guy and his beard.

The Ick Factor: Who Does the Dirty Work?

Steven Lake examines how we define the sh*t jobs around the house and who does the clean up.

What’s up Doc? Men, Health and Marriage.

Steven Lake explores what keeps men from looking after their health.

Are You a Single Father or a Divorced Dad?

A startling confession from his wife while out with friends angered Doug Zeigler enough to explore the stereotype of men who are divorced and have kids.

Do These Juggalos Have Society Figured Out?

The Insane Clown Posse and why lifestyle stereotypes are dangerous.

“Men are complex emotional creatures, just as women are.”

This comment by Claran on the post Dear Son, 5 Secrets I wish I knew Before Marriage

“I miss being the one at home, but I love that he knows how great it feels to be the one taking care of the kids, etc.”

This comment by Cecily on the post I Have a Dream: That People Will View a Picture Like This and Not Think It’s a Big Deal I think it is always awesome when I see a dad willing to do the 50/50. I was a stay at home mom for a long time. I have […]