Hazing has been one of the few constants in an ever-changing social atmosphere for young people. It’s an equally important conversation topic with your son as the birds and the bees.
Throw the stereotypes out the window. These fraternity brothers are compassionate, caring and community minded.
Just because rookie teammates go along with childish requests from veteran players doesn’t mean it’s not hazing.
“I felt better after purging my memory of the sham and false brotherhood.”
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A Nation of Sayrevilles indeed. Michael Kasdan digests the latest high school locker room hazing and abuse incident, this one in Doylestown, PA.
Brian Harmon follows up our Sayreville coverage and urges us to also look backward as we chart a path forward.
Michael Kasdan explores what this rape-by-hazing says about boys and masculinity . . . and ourselves.
Under scrutiny by anti-hazing advocates, the famed ice cream makers are being pressured to change the name of a new flavor.
In the headlines are the poor choices young fraternity men make in regards to alcohol overconsumption, misogynistic treatment of women, and degrading practices for new members. Behind the scenes are the men (and women) proactively working to eradicate those headlines.
Haze (v): (1) Drive in a specific direction while on horseback; (2) Force to perform strenuous, humiliating, or dangerous tasks
What have you done, today, to earn the loyalty of those who follow you?
Ariel Chesler was proud of the good works his fraternity did, but he believes any “test of manhood” is a bad one.
Christopher Carter Sanderson expected that combat would challenge him, he just didn’t count on the enemy being closer to home.
Cliff Leek explores the culture of hazing and why Jonathan Martin is being attacked for his decision to leave the NFL.
In a deeply personal post, Mark Greene recalls the brutality of scouting. “Those who offered themselves up willingly, took savage beatings.”