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.

The Man By the Window

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Throughout his youth, Cab O’Callaghan willingly threw himself towards destruction. It was through such actions that he learned about profoundly respecting the different, often shunned, life choices of others.

3 Things You Can Do the Next Time Someone Says “You Can’t Do That”

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You don’t have to take “no” for an answer, just find a way to get started.

Outside of the Fantasy — Authenticity is Hot, Bad to the Bone is Not

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Women will forgive you for not being as “bad boy sexy” as fantasy characters. They will reject you for not being yourself.

A Grandmother’s Legacy: A Single Black Gay Man Adopts

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When Alvin decided to adopt, he wasn’t ready for response from his communities.

Real Men and Self-Perception

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Amber Colyer shares her observations of a man’s need for validation and how this affects how men view themselves.

When Size Matters For Man and Country

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The disturbing truth behind the influence of male stereotypes on destructive behavior

The Knitting Runner: David Babcock on Community, Creating and Giving Back

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When you think of a guy in a marathon, you don’t usually think of him knitting. Until now.

This Year, I’m Dressing as a Man

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This year, I’m breaking the rules. I’m a man, dressed up as a man.

10 Stereotypes to Stop Spreading About Men

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The things that we say about each other can truly be damaging, especially if we keep perpetuating gender stereotypes. James Michael Sama reminds us that not all men are the same.

Beyond Pink and Blue: How Our Kids are Redefining Gender

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Alison Krupnick shares the growing awareness of young people who are not conforming to the stereotypes of boy, girl, pink, blue.

A Shockingly Simple Way to Stop Stereotyping Men

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Stereotypes are damaging to both men and women. Thomas Fiffer offers a simple way to stop, reframe, and rethink some of the assumptions we make about men. And it works the other way, too.

5 Ways to Be Less Racist

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Recent news stories that show us exactly what NOT to do if we’re trying to be less racist.

5 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me About What It Means To Be A Man

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Let’s get down to business: I wish I’d known some of these things a long time ago.

Vice President Steps into the Stereotype Muck

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The stereotype of the callous Jewish moneylender pops its head out of the Vice President’s mouth.

Sizing Up Men’s Body Image

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David Reitan realizes that evaluating your body’s worth against that of a total stranger is a silly, unproductive thing to do. Yet he does it anyway—along with a lot of other men.