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A Gentleman's Guide to Rape Culture

Zaron Burnett | Posted 08.05.2014 | Women
Zaron Burnett

If you are a man, you are part of rape culture. I know ... that sounds rough. You're not a rapist, necessarily. But you do perpetuate the attitudes and behaviors commonly referred to as rape culture.

Overcome Your Programming And Be A Better Man

Chris Gethard | Posted 08.02.2014 | Politics
Chris Gethard

I invite all the lonely, angry, nerdy little boys out there who are feeling that rage and creating a narrative where they are victims to remember that. I was once one of you. And I was wrong. I was so, so wrong.

Violence, Masculinity Threat, and the Connecticut School Stabbing

Tristan Bridges | Posted 07.07.2014 | Crime
Tristan Bridges

When we hear about cases in the news like the savage murder of Maren Sanchez, the easy way of dealing with this is to look for all of the signs that the killer is not "one of us." But research suggests that we ought to think about these men not as failing at masculinity, but as "over-conforming."

Ending Violence in Children's Lives: A Resolution We Cannot Afford to Break

Michael Feigelson | Posted 03.10.2013 | Impact
Michael Feigelson

As President Obama said at the Newtown vigil, "we're not doing enough, and we will have to change." By all means, let's do something. Programs like the Nurse Family Partnership and Cure Violence are two examples of strategies that get results. They are scientific proof of hope.

What's The Cure For Domestic Violence?

Melissa Carter | Posted 10.01.2012 | Crime
Melissa Carter

Domestic violence. We all know what it is, and plenty of money and volunteer time have been spent helping victims of that trauma try to heal. But what we have never really made strides in is stopping it before it happens.

Men And Guns: Do Guys Have An Affinity For Steel?

Tom Matlack | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tom Matlack

So as much as it makes us uncomfortable, guys, we all have to look in the mirror and ask ourselves, "What is going on? Why do we love guns and violence so much?"