This Social Interest Group will start with CTE and Football and expand to discuss how men are treated in times of war, in other crisis, and in the workplace, and how they are portrayed in the media.
The five stages of grief that come with playing Fantasy Football can be as infuriating as a Belichick-Gronk injury update.
Concussions and other injuries in football are a given. Is it also a given that the men who play the sport will be left to handle the disease alone without the support of the league?
It’s more than just an excuse to watch copious amounts of football.
This holiday season, everybody wins!
In order to tell someone that you were abused, a man has to deal with several irrational beliefs about how being a sexual abuse victim may affect someone else’s perception of who he is, or sadly, his own perception of himself.
A new scandal in Britain has highlighted the extent of sexual abuse of boys in the game.
With the disturbing Josh Brown story now in the news, two years after Ray Rice and Adrian Peterson stories, Michael Kasdan continues to wonder whether the NFL knows that off-the-field violence is an unfortunate side product of a violent game.
A father-daughter day turned into a lesson in protest and patriotism.
As many as half a million concussions in youth go unreported each year. Finding a way to measure whether a hit has occurred on the field is an important way to address these injuries.
Reflections on the socialization of boys and contact sports.
You don’t have to be a head coach to be a leader of men or a mentor of men. Chris Forte discusses P.J Fleck’s mindset and mantra going into his journey with WMU football.
1. IDENTIFY YOUR TIME SUCKERSEvery one of us does one, or two, or a few things each day that sucks up our time. Think time wasters, like scrolling your phone, or looking for something to watch, browsing, or “checking in, or up” on the intangibles (your Fantasy Draft, your e-mail, your social media feeds). Some…
Dramatic efforts to bring America to its best-self, like Mr. Kaepernick’s protest of the national anthem, are acts of tough love of country.
Mahrez’ story is truly amazing.
Too many kids don’t make it in the real world because their identity was wrapped up in athletics.