This is a repost of a very old post of mine (first appeared 2 years ago - Apr 10 2015). A young man and his teacher walked through a garden early one morning. The teacher spoke of the trees, the flowers, and the plants that surrounded them. The young man only nodded while he looked … Continue reading What is This Word “Love”?
***WARNING: The following post contains words that may be offensive to some. I do not use them for shock value, but these words are included because they cannot be ignored. My apologies if I do offend you.*** Idiot Stupid Retard Moron Slut Skank Ugly Fat Fag Dyke Schizo Brainless Reject Monkey Raghead Nigger Hate. So … Continue reading Story Monday: You Are Worth More Than They Say
This article first appeared in the New York Times on April 4, 2016. Last semester, a student in the masculinity course I teach showed a video clip she had found online of a toddler getting what appeared to be his first vaccinations. Off camera, we hear his father’s voice. “I’ll hold your hand, O.K.?” Then, … Continue reading Reblog: Teaching Men to Be Emotionally Honest