Michał Jagła

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Death by Masculinity | by Sarah Hawkes & Kent Buse

LONDON – News media are constantly reporting ways that everyday activities can damage our health. But perhaps the most far-reaching yet neglected …

Hairy Today And Tomorrow

When I came out at age 15, I was already shaving. It was worse than a wispy boy 'stache--I'd been fighting full-on face beard since middle school. I possessed the feminine mannerisms of a boy touched with homosexuality, yet my body wanted to be a burly man at a young age.<p>At this time I was, of …

What Happens After Men Get Raped in America

<i>The following story features interviews and material that address sexual violence and its effect on victims.</i><p>It's highly likely that you know a man …

Sweden Gives New Dads Something That Americans Can Only Dream Of

If you want proof that patriarchy damages men as well as women, look no further than the way we view paternity leave.<p>The division of responsibility …

A Plague on One House

On July 15, Western media demanded that Hamas and other resistance groups operating in the Gaza Strip accept what they labeled an “Israeli-Egyptian …

The death toll in the Gaza-Israel conflict

By Lazaro Gamio and Richard Johnson, Updated: Aug 7, 2014<p>Statistics on death tolls during active conflict are often difficult to track accurately. A note on our sourcing:<p>For death toll numbers from within Gaza, we receive daily or sometimes twice daily updates from the head of the Information …

12 Brilliant Cartoons That Will Help You Understand the History of Israel and Palestine

The world's eyes are on Israel and Palestine, as the current crisis in Gaza has now led to the deaths of more than 600 Palestinians and 30 …

Israel is being defeated in Gaza as it was in Lebanon

This evening I gave an interview to Al Jazeera English (video above). I would like to develop some of the points I made.<p>If military victory and …

The Problem With Masculinity

The other day, I was at the grocery store with my 2-year-old son.<p>He was sitting in the shopping cart as I pushed him through the prepared foods section. It was lunchtime, and the place was really starting to fill up.<p>As my eyes scanned the steaming hot trays of vegetables, rice, meat and lasagna, a …

By brutalizing Palestinians, Israel dehumanizes itself

How often do you publish?<p>We constantly publish web content and release thematic issues several times per year. The exact amount depends on how much …

Palestine and the Left

The Left has a checkered history when it comes to Palestine. For at least the first two decades of Israel’s existence, due in part to the attempted …

Netanyahu's real goal

Israel’s military assault on Gaza has so far killed over 200 Palestinians and wounded more than 1,500. Nearly 80% of these casualties have been …

Why These Women Think White Gay Men Are Stealing From Black Female Culture

A recent article criticizing white gay men for perpetuating "aggravating" and "damaging" stereotypes of black women has sparked many conversations about race and the queer community. The author of the piece joined HuffPost Live along with other critics to discuss whether the lesbian, gay, bisexual …

5 Years Since Providing Free Birth Control, Here's What Has Happened to Colorado

<b>The state lowered its teen pregnancy rate, dropped its number of abortions and saved millions of dollars in the process.</b><p>The Colorado Family Planning …

Spoken Word and Words Unspoken: Carlos Andrés Gómez on Young Men and Violence

Watch the video, then read the story behind it. There is something about standing in the hallway of a school. Watching the students walk by, …

Through men’s eyes

In the aftermath of Elliot Rodger’s misogyny-fueled killing spree, #YesAllWomen emerged as ladies began airing everyday anecdotes of mistreatment, violence and harassment. Online, some men seemed shocked by the revelations, while others responded defensively with a “not all men”. So, can men ever …

On Calif. Cattle Ranch, Students Wrangle With Meaning Of Manhood

<i>For</i> All Things Considered<i>'s</i> "Men in America" <i>series, NPR's Kelly McEvers sent this report on Deep Springs College — the all-male college that her husband attended, and where he and McEvers have both taught.</i><p>About a hundred years ago, a man named L.L. Nunn was building power plants in the American …

“Smile, baby”: The words no woman wants to hear

<b>(CareyHope via iStock)</b><p>Telling women to “smile” may seem a small thing — until you consider what often happens when women don’t want to<p>Soraya Chemaly<p>September 13, 2013 5:58pm (UTC)<p>Yesterday, I missed a train and I was frustrated, hot and tired. A man standing in the station decided it was a good …

Teaching Positive Masculinity

Health advocates are engaging men in sexual assault prevention, challenging the negative aspects of traditional manhood.<p>School is out on a Wednesday and the dean of students' office at Facing History High School is full, but these kids aren't here for detention. Dean Courtney Robinson, who has …

Boyhood is a battlefield: The dangerous expectations of early masculinity

<b>(Ollyy via Shutterstock)</b><p>The idea that “boys <i>must</i> be boys” is pervasive in our society — and it’s doing much more harm than good<p>Judy Y. Chu<p>June 28, 2014 11:30pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “When Boys Become Boys: Development, Relationships and Masculinity.”<p>Even before our son Xander turned 5, my husband and …

Małgorzata Danicka - „Myśleliśmy, że pierwszy człowiek był Anglikiem!”

Scenariusze ewolucyjne antropogenezy – wpływ perspektywy feministycznej – Elaine Morgan.<p><b>Wstęp</b><p>Elaine Morgan jest autorką niesłusznie niedocenioną …