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Young Men

Will Black America Really Answer The Call For Young Men?

Roz A. Gee | Posted 06.19.2016 | Black Voices
Roz A. Gee

We live in an ever-evolving society where our young boys and men are extremely impressionable by an onslaught of influences. Whether it's TV, music, ...

10 Things I Wish Someone Told Me as a Teenage Boy

Patrick Cook-Deegan | Posted 03.10.2016 | Healthy Living
Patrick Cook-Deegan

If young men were taught to follow their hearts more, we would live in a very different world. Instead, most young male hearts are wounded and armored. Laying down the armor and opening up the heart is the first step to experiencing the true fullness of a deeply meaningful human life.

Some Young Men Don’t Know About The Morning-After Pill, But They Should

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 02.26.2016 | Healthy Living

An alarming proportion of young men may not be aware of emergency contraception, according to a recent study. The research, published in the March edi...

How to Score Young Guys

Laura Lifshitz | Posted 06.20.2015 | Comedy
Laura Lifshitz

A young guy will look cute on your arm, have fun with you, join you on adventures and never make you go to his cousin's bar mitzvah or for a visit with his annoying racist uncle.

Ramadan Reflection Day #4: Mopping vs. Manliness -- You Don't Have to Be a Woman to Clean

Imam Khalid Latif | Posted 09.01.2014 | Religion
Imam Khalid Latif

In a discussion with a few other men, the idea came up that women are "supposed" to be the ones that take care of the home and that's why they don't really do too much. Because Islam tells them not to. Our ability to do should not be stifled by a weak argument of whether we are obligated to do or not.

We Are The Work Chronicles 30 Years of Men Working To End Violence

Yolo Akili | Posted 06.10.2014 | Impact
Yolo Akili

Started in 1980, Men Stopping Violence came into being when few people were viewing violence against women as a problem of men. It was -- and in many places still is -- seen as something that is a "women's issue."

Taking a Selfie Has More to Do With Self Worth Than You Realize

Molly Fosco | Posted 05.05.2014 | Women
Molly Fosco

It's no secret that the Internet has fed the flame of self-indulgence and for some, humility has completely gone out the window. But what exactly is the motivation behind all this self obsession?

The Hunger Games: Super Bowl XLVIII

Courtney McKinney | Posted 04.02.2014 | Sports
Courtney McKinney

This is where the American dream meets reality.

Not That Talented

Charles Cole III | Posted 03.02.2014 | Black Voices
Charles Cole III

I need to actively break down these cognitive barriers that society firmly supplants into the psyche of our children, hell, of our men, young and old.

Teen Pregnancy: A Complex Dialogue

Inwood House | Posted 06.01.2013 | Impact
Inwood House

We have all seen the posters decrying teen pregnancy on the streets and in the subway stations here in New York. The question of how best to reach young people with a prevention message, though, has not been answered clearly.

Invest in Young Men and Boys of Color Now

Robert Schwartz | Posted 10.17.2011 | Impact
Robert Schwartz

In reality, it does not take very much to make a positive difference in a young man's life. Unfortunately, it takes even less to make a negative difference. If we continue to ignore the issues in our state in relation to boys and men of color, we will squander the human capital talent we have in our state.

My Other Calling? Coaching Jack and Luke

Jim Wallis | Posted 08.31.2011 | Religion
Jim Wallis

I know baseball well enough to teach and coach the kids, but the skills have never been my strength as a coach. Rather, I bring the qualities from the rest of my life as a speaker, preacher, and pastor to my Little League team.