You Throw Like a Girl: Rape Culture & Sports
Awareness / Being a Man / Masculinity / Rape / Sexual Assault / Uncategorized

You Throw Like a Girl: Rape Culture & Sports

Let me preface this by saying that not all men who take part in aggressive sports are insatiable, sex-hungry, and misogynistic.  When you hear people saying that one team “raped” another, or you hear two teens discussing the complete “rape” that occurred while playing Call of Duty, I’d suggest that you think a little deeper as … Continue reading

Star Wars vs. The Wizard of Oz
Being a Man / Media criticism / Pop-Culture

Star Wars vs. The Wizard of Oz

A fascinating video about how our society represents manhood and strength in general in the movies that are shown to children. Colin Stokes, the director of communications for the non-profit Citizen Schools, focuses on Star Wars (his son’s favorite movie) and The Wizard of Oz (his daughter’s) –  both famous movies featuring “a furry guy” … Continue reading

Being a Man / Equal Rights / Feminism / Masculinity / Take the Power Back / Terms you should know

TYSK #3: Misandry (and why it’s not a thing)

Misandry (definition: hatred of men) is not a thing. This is a controversial statement to make. However, when feminists use this catchy slogan, we are completely aware of the fact that there are, indeed, situations in which men are disadvantaged by their gender. We are not disputing this fact, we are simply pointing out that, … Continue reading