Lisa Hickey wonders why we seem to have a problem with people who are clear, direct and assertive.
Gender & Sexuality
Men, allow yourself to feel . . . and then get out of your own way.
Transgender men who menstruate need the same access to supplies as women.
Tom Forrister celebrates his dad—and wonders how, as a transgender man, he can put his fathering instinct to use.
Learning to “Be a Man” required observation, thought, AND being honest about my feelings.
Charlotte Zolotow brought us the story of William’s Doll more than 40 years ago. JJ Vincent looks at how far we’ve come, and how far we have to go.
Marianne Cassidy thinks being a female nerd is trendy. Except when that’s all guys see in her.
Has our relationship with masculinity become a problem too large to deal with effectively?
We are conditioned to make assumptions about sexual orientation. Breaking away from these limitations and attributions is a critical aspect of inclusion.
Our culture talks a good game about getting rid of toxic masculinity and how we must reform men to end rape culture but isn’t really invested in doing positive things for men or portraying them in a positive light. Cameron Cowan explains.
We can be pretty and remain men in whatever way we define masculinity for ourselves.
Part of a photojournalist’s series on male feminists.
A second excerpt from Chapter Two in Noah Brand’s and Ozy Franz’s book about masculinity.
Emily Heist Moss prefers to look at the kindness of strangers rather than worry about men as sketchy stereotypes.
Curtis Smith takes us on a personal romp through the decades of the sexual revolution.
Despite parents of the you-can-be-anything-you-want persuasion, Emily Heist-Moss absorbed the misguided notion that math and science were not going to play a role in her future.