Out of the Man Box

By Charles Knight | Getting beyond conventional masculinity, together! - @outofthemanbox ~ in association with Voice Male Magazine - @voicemalemag

Masculinity and Racialized Subjectivities

<b>Masculinity and Racialized Subjectivities</b><br>Making Racialized Masculinities Visible<p>Race as a key factor in how projections of masculine anxieties are …


Opinion | What growing up in America taught me about masculinity

<b>Can you think of an example from your childhood when you remember thinking: This is how I'm supposed to act? What messages were you getting at home?</b><p>Well, in some ways I think we were lucky as kids because my dad was very present in our lives and even when my parents got divorced, we lived with my …


After Harvey Weinstein allegations, psychologists explain why men protect abusive men

Who knew about the allegations surrounding Harvey Weinstein and when did they know it? And maybe more importantly: Why didn’t they do anything about …


The Damage We Do To Boys And Men That Explains The Trump Presidency

<i>Toxic masculinity hurts men and women alike.</i><p>It is impossible to talk about Donald Trump—his election victory, his personal brand, his public …


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Me and my penis: 100 men reveal all

From the sex addict to the vicar, men open up about their manhood - every penis tells a story<p>• Warning: adult content<p>Every one of Laura Dodsworth’s penises is unique: introvert and extrovert, straight and bendy, wobblers and bobblers, growers and showers. There are contented penises that have led …

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A queer vision of love and marriage | Kim Katrin Milan / Tiq Milan

Love is a tool for revolutionary change and a path toward inclusivity and understanding for the LGBTQ+ community. Married activists Tiq and Kim …


Shame Nazis, but not for crying

Growing up, there were places that were considered unacceptable venues for crying: In line at the bank or the supermarket, during baseball-related …

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Trans Men Explain Male Privilege


With Impunity: Men and Gender Violence (Trailer)


What Happens If You're A Trans Person Who Doesn't Feel "Trapped In The Wrong Body"

Not all trans and gender-nonconforming people feel “trapped” in the bodies they were born into. So why is that still the dominant way to think about trans experience and identity? Maybe it doesn't have to be.<p><b>Meredith</b>: Welcome everyone. I’ve gathered us all here to talk about gender dysphoria, and …


How an 18th-Century Painting Illuminates a Hidden History of Gender Nonconformity

Dawson Carr had never seen anything like it. Carr, who serves as a curator at Oregon’s Portland Art Museum, was looking through a lineup of potential …

Watch: Death, Sex & Money Live with Kevin Powell

You may know Kevin Powell from his work at <i>Vibe</i> magazine, or from his two campaigns for Congress, or from MTV's <i>The Real World</i> where he was one of the …

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A Boy’s Journey into Manhood

My Girlfriend and the Bathroom Door By Kevin Powell In his 10 books, writer-activist Kevin Powell has frequently written on race and masculinity, …

Who Decides What Makes a Woman?

I have fallen in love at first sight exactly once. Bored at a rehearsal that was running hours behind, I happened to look up to see the new stage …


Control and Fear: What Mass Killings and Domestic Violence Have in Common

One of the first things we learned about Omar Mateen, the gunman in the nightclub massacre in Orlando, Fla., was that his ex-wife said he had beaten her severely until she left him in 2009.<p>If it sounds familiar that a gunman in a mass shooting would have a history of domestic violence, it should.<p>In …

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<b>What is Out of the Man Box?</b><p><i>Out of the Man Box</i> is a curated collection of articles originally appearing in wide variety of on-line sites and presented …

Letter to a Young Man - Community

By Kevin Powell, special to <i>Utne Reader</i><p><b>DEAR SAM:</b><p>I have read the very open and very fearless email you sent to me several times since it first arrived …


Jamie Shupe’s Victory Over Binaries Run Amok - Can't Catch a Break

On June 10, 2016, a little-heralded court ruling challenged one of the most powerful, pervasive, enduring and taken-for-granted practices in western …


The Danger of What Happens When Toxic Masculinity Fails Men

Society's idea of what makes a “real man” creates toxic expectations for men. Here's the disturbing result, with a promising idea for how we can …

Prince broke all the rules about what black American men should be

The musical genius captivated both men and women with his high heels, tight butt and playful sexuality – and he refused to be anyone’s slave<p>Suzanne Moore: Prince didn’t write about sex. He was sex Lanre Bakare: a musical legacy like no other<p>It was the summer of 1989 in suburban Oxnard, California, …


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Watch The Empathy Gap: Masculinity & the Courage to Change Online

$50.00<p>USD<p>instock<p>Vimeo<p>https://vimeo.com/ondemand/empathygap<p>video<p>This rental is intended for educational use and is allowed to be streamed in …

Anthony Keedi on changing the discourse from ‘power over’ to ‘power with'


What Can One Generation Teach The Next About Manhood?

<i>Part 4 of the</i> TED Radio Hour <i>episode</i> Becoming Wise<p><b>About Tony Porter's TED Talk</b><p>Advocate Tony Porter's wisdom focuses on masculinity and ending violence against women. He explains how he draws on his own upbringing to help the next generation of men redefine manhood.<p><b>About Tony Porter</b><p>Tony Porter is an …


What it's like to be a male survivor of sexual assault

<b>(CNN) —</b> If Adam slept through the night, he knew, it would be good day. But that didn't happen often, even after a relative stopped raping him.<p>Now 34, Adam says the abuse began when he was 14 and stopped as soon as he turned 18. His relative warned him that if he told their family, it would kill …


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