Tad Hargrave explains how patriarchy and masculinity are not the same thing, and privilege is not good for anyone.
Gender & Sexuality
Justin Lioi explains Masculine Default Man Setting and how to move out of the Man Box.
Ben Booth reflects on his maleness as a stay-at-home dad and contrasting social norms.
Yashar Ali sees himself as equal parts Iranian and gay. But when forced to compartmentalize his sexuality, Yashar found his whole identity falling apart.
Readers who feel neither personal connection nor particular interest in LGBT issues or voices, challenge yourself.
Tom Forrister celebrates his dad—and wonders how, as a transgender man, he can put his fathering instinct to use.
One man’s innocent text message sparks discussion about masculinity.
Has our relationship with masculinity become a problem too large to deal with effectively?
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.
This week celebrates the 29th National Coming Out Day.
Marianne Cassidy thinks being a female nerd is trendy. Except when that’s all guys see in her.
Emily Heist Moss prefers to look at the kindness of strangers rather than worry about men as sketchy stereotypes.
An environment of appropriating creativity does not make for an effective team.
Kurt Bird knows very well about the scars that name-calling and verbal abuse leave behind.
Once Saumya Arya Haas realized that men were not the enemy, she saw that they could be victims of abuse, too.
Curtis Smith takes us on a personal romp through the decades of the sexual revolution.