10 Pieces of Advice for Male Graduates

Believe in yourself and don’t bail on your dreams at the first feelings of discomfort.

Stories From Behind The Wall: San Quentin Prison

LeRon Barton accompanied a group of teens into San Quentin State Prison to speak with inmates. But there was a lot for a grown man to learn, too.

Sorry, Kid. Don’t Want You. You’re Gay.

Or bi, or questioning, or trans, or queer, or lesbian, or something else that “doesn’t fit”.

This is Why Millennials Are Afraid of Marriage

Is fear paralyzing our ability to commit… or are we being given a bad rap?

How to Unspoil Your Son in 1 Simple Step

In my experience, parents are partly responsible for “creating” sons that are indifferent, lazy or entitled.

With Harsher Disciplinary Measures, School Systems Fail Black Kids

Black students get suspended or expelled at a rate three times greater than white students. The cost: they fall behind in school, and the cycle of poverty and failure is perpetuated.

Bro, I’m Gonna Touch You: The Missing Intimacy Between American Men

Thanks to the Puritans, our cowboy ideals, and our lawsuit-happy culture, it’s no surprise men don’t touch much in the States.

5 Things Every Young Man Should Hear From Another Man

If we really pay attention, we will see that each young man has something incredible to offer others and the world.

3 Things Young Men Learn From Initiation Rituals

Helping young men be at peace with themselves, overcome their fears, and make the world a better place

Why Young Men Need Safe Places to Take Risks

My Encounter with Daring Young Men

Open Message to an Angry Young Man (from an ex-angry-young-man)

Ben Gallup was an angry young man. Now he wants to keep others from going down that path.

A Prince, Even If Others Want to Make You A Pauper

When dressing for success Is not an option, there is help for young males.

A Dad Dropped His Son Off on a Date and It Restored My Faith in Humanity

Benjamin O’Keefe explains that for every story of a person writing slurs on the door of a gay couple, there is one of a father smiling while watching his son openly embrace a boy he cares for.

Ferguson, Garner, and the Paradox of the Black Attorney

Brandon Greene opens up about being a young black lawyer navigating his job and his peers in the midst of current events.

X-Men Gave Gay Teen the Courage to Confront His Teacher

After a teacher humiliates Nathan in front of the entire class, he finds a speech in an X-Men comic that inspires him to push back in his own way.

Tips for Boys Starting Puberty

Puberty can be confusing for boys, despite what they’re taught in school health classes. Wellcast has some solid, practical advice for soon-to-be men.