Chris Tompkins found a boogeyman lurking on his nephew’s playground. Homophobia. This boogeyman did not come from bullies, and what was said; it came from well intentioned parents and the things they WEREN’T saying.
Within a few hours, Christensen was awash in a flood of hate mail.
The homophobic social and political atmosphere in the country has changed a lot since the 90’s.
Goat underscores the message men are taught never to express emotion except in the trials of competition, when inebriated and during the heat of sex.
Such a disappointment. Hollywood is still “lagging behind other industries” when it comes to encouraging diversity.
We all agree things need to change. The first thing needs to be how we talk about change.
Small hands and big money.
We are all different, as we come from different backgrounds, experience different hardships, and come to have different perspectives on the world.
Nearly every two days, a person is killed somewhere in the world for expressing gender nonconformity.
Every week, all Good Men Project Community Members are invited to a conference call. It’s a chance to meet other members of the community, share insights, and to be the change you want to see in the world.
Bisexual people suffer depression and suicide at a rate greater than straight people or even their other LGBT counterparts. Here is one beautiful man’s story.
It really is this simple. Prejudice has to be taught; it is not an inherent condition.
For whatever reason, my first exposure to commentary by those seeking to lead our nation was that of Donald Trump. He was opportunistic. The first tweets I saw were: “Appreciate the congrats for being right on radical Islamic terrorism.” Here is my response.
In the midst of tragedy, you are either going to become a breeder of further hatred and chaos, or a positive voice for change.
It would appear lots of people are trying to spin The Pulse Club attack as somehow less than the all-American mass murder that it is. Don’t believe them.
There is no love greater than that within the heart of a present and abiding parent. When that love is shattered, and the heart breaks, the only thing the rest of us can say is — we will never let this happen again.