Selected posts on the subject of privilege, in all its powerful variations.
A white man experiences being a minority in a space that is usually dominated by straight white men.
Exploration and evolution beyond a life built upon male privilege.
While traveling on Africa’s road less traveled, he learned about male privilege from her “penis envy.”
Men who are subjected to these problems don’t know where to turn for support, because all the awareness efforts are focused on gender.
Please check the rung of the ladder on which you have been born. Then we can talk privilege.
Mark Greene believes a monolithic view of male privilege will impede progress toward gender equality.
Racist comments and threats to the Black student community could easily have sparked stereotypical male responses, but many at Lewis & Clark College thought outside the ‘man box.’
JJ Vaughan believes men, while unable to see their privilege, are also unable to see their disadvantage.
Is the man saying “My body has a child in it?” I think not.
Dr. Andrew Smiler lists some of the factors that mass shooters have in common.—Another week, another mass killing. Or two, or three. Here in the US, we’ve had shootings in churches, movie theatres, at all types of schools (elementary, high school, colleges), and even military bases. Back in the 1980s, it was disgruntled employees in post…
Patrick Paglen discusses how privilege is rooted in our love for the legacies bequeathed to us from our ancestors.
Sincere Kirabo has some new ideas about the age-old problem of men making unwanted advances towards women.
Dr. Andrew Smiler argues that Men’s Studies is necessary and the logical complement to Women’s and LGBTQ Studies. A few weeks ago, the New York Times pondered “A Master’s Degree in…Masculinity?” The headline itself suggests the NYT is not convinced this is a good idea. Placing the article, written by Jessica Bennett, in the Fashion &…
Talia Cooper tells off Salon’s Adam Mansbach for not recognizing male privilege.
A man’s harassment of a female bartender inspired Sincere Kirabo to learn from women how men can help.