“Building prisons to address crime is like building graveyards to address AIDs” — Father Gregory Boyle
Are our boys falling behind in education? Earl Hipp on how to handle this issue in fairness to both genders.
A glimpse at the ancient tradition of the ‘walkabout’ as practiced today, in which some young men sing to survive and others ‘walk to listen.’
Hopeless and angry young males can do desperate things. How mentors can stand by in their times of crisis.
Being invisible in a high price to pay for being a teenage boy.
Some people will fight their whole lives for the acceptance they never got from their fathers.
Are testicular exams women’s work?
Predecessors of the Boy Scouts of America, Woodcrafters still bring nature-deprived boys out into the wilderness.
How do you know when you’ve become a man?
When young males are without older men as guides to the natural world, it’s easy for them to be completely disconnected from nature.
Earl Hipp sits down with youth mentor Dave Bolduc and discusses his successful social skills program.
Friendships between men are the true spiritual and structural pillars of our lives. Earl Hipp reviews Brian Plachta’s book, Pillars of Steel.
What does fishing have to do with making good men?
Book author Kay Hymowitz examines the trend in young men who fail to launch.
Earl Hipp’s niece was killed by her husband in a murder-suicide. This post is dedicated to both of the victims of tragedy.
An engaged and loving father is the most powerful man-making force on the planet.