01/29/2014 09:52 am ET

Why Are Men Scared To Celebrate Masculinity?

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Masculinity, we are forever being told, is “in crisis”. We’ve heard it so many times now, we’re actually starting to believe it. And it’s got to stop.

Diane Abbot was the last high-profile man-basher to force this cold offering down our throats last May, at a DEMOS lecture where she ranted that “hyper masculinity” – in the City, on our streets and on campuses – is “a celebration of heartlessness with a lack of respect for women’s autonomy”.

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