How masculinity is changing in the Western world in the 21st century.
“Celtic warriors used to be greeted back from battle by women baring their breasts; now women teachers mark down boys for being too rowdy.”
Not everyone is comfortable with ideas others find empowering.
Why is an abused dog apparently easier to sympathize with than an abused human being?
Framing the debate as a “Battle of the Sexes” is a mistake.
A “one size fits all” approach can never be sufficient
Sometimes gender equality can be complex
When used mindfully, a guarded heart is not necessarily the bad thing people often believe it to be.
Why can fighting and machismo transfix even a cultured and sensitive man?
What’s really going on when guys torment each other in the name of friendship?
Why do some men fail to take care of their bodies?
How one man is making the best out of having to work away from home.
How I crushed my partner’s spirit by trying to solve his problems for him.
The dreams of our childhood have a lot to tell us.
At first I was intimidated by his very senior rank within the company. But then he shyly opened up about his own vulnerabilities and fears.
These underachieving teenage boys were desperate for good male role models in their lives—and I certainly didn’t fit the bill as a woman.