Robert De Niro is a legend of masculine cinema. But what about the roles where he doesn’t play a gangster or violent man? Let’s explore his role in Backdraft, masculinity and the workplace.
Toxic forms of hypermasculinity require the promotion and use of firearms to keep at bay the intensive psychosocial compulsive fear and dread of penetration.
A look at Hollywood’s hypermasculinization of America’s military.
Deconstructing the pro-gun argument and following the blood money.
I was socialized in such a violent way as a child.
Fundamentally, Colin Kaepernick has literally and figuratively demonstrated the difference between the concept of “nationalism” and “patriotism”.
Going from Obama to Trump has brought about a national and international collective whiplash.
Black boys, especially those with mental health issues, need all the guidance, protection, and nurturance that we can muster.
A sociologist spent two years interviewing gay gang members. All were forced to reckon with an environment of hypermasculinity.
For good or ill, the titles are changing for today’s men—or are they just being revised?
In order to rid of this sexist, macho culture, we must first re-educate our boys and girls.
The road from hyper-masculinity to healthy masculinity and how it impacts black men.
Dr. Vibe asks two African American men, about sex and masculinity when it comes to Black men.
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.
Teaching men about consent is everyone’s responsibility, not just women’s.
Other players have come out later in their careers. Mason Darrow is starting out with a message: “You can be gay and play Division I football.”