Men’s fashion retailer Bonobos needed a fresh perspective — and an idea to keep the brand relevant. The problem was that the company was founded around the philosophy of a “fit for every man,” explained Joseph Saroufim, creative director at Observatory, formerly known as CAA Marketing. Very quickly the campaign team recognized a problem that…
Dr. Vibe speaks with Alexander Williams about his article Artistic Catharsis- A Look Inside Black Masculinity.
Dr. Vibe asks a group Black American male thought leaders on how Black masculinity is made
Because of my background of being taught how to be a man of love, I became a Man of Love.
For too long I was an angry black man living in resentment of my personal placement in society, cornering me into the black man in America box.
Dr. Vibe asks a pair of Black male thought leaders on how being a man is taking its toll on many Black men
“The film movingly captures moments from the perspective of African American men and their sons”
Yeah, yeah, no one is perfect. But he’s redefining manhood in a way we can get behind.
Why does fatherhood seem to be at odds with the image of Black masculinity?
That might depend on how you define “Manhood”.
Brad Walrond lays it down.
Brad Walrond waxes poetic about the organic nature of manhood.
It demands a conversation from Black men about how our sexuality, love, fear, brotherhood, even our concept of family is being defined for us outside of us.
Dr. Vibe asks a group of Black men the impact that Muhammad Ali had on Black masculinity
Dr. Kortney Ziegler candidly shares how past life experiences and black feminism have taught him how to love black men.
It’s time to stop hyper-masculinizing black men: Edward Wyckoff Williams discusses.