masculinity

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EXCLUSIVE: Michael B. Jordan Is Unbothered by Toxic Notions of Masculinity

Brisk® Iced Tea has partnered with Black Panther actor Michael B. Jordan for its new Creators…

Why Men Don’t Know How to Heal After A Breakup

Last week, I was listening to Bill Burr’s “Monday Morning Podcast”— one of my favorite…

Kanye West

Kanye West: How Being ‘Strong and Silent’ Hurts Black Men

Depression is a snake in the grass whose signal isn’t always as overt as a…

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We Have to Give Young Men the Space to Define Masculinity on Their Own Terms

I got my teeth kicked out when I was five-years-old. Two minutes into Moonlight, the…

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Yes, Male Victims of Domestic Violence Exist & It’s Time to Talk About It

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and although we are making important progress in…

Black Male Masculinity Isn’t Under Attack, Misogynoir Is

Lately, I’ve noticed that many of my e-friends and e-acquaintances have been engaging in a…

Toxic Masculinity Matters

“For the serious ones, the real ones, the alpha ones, we know what it’s gonna…

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Taking Off the Mask of Masculinity

Growing up, I loved that people saw me as a masculine man. I loved the…

How Should We Define Masculinity? A Q&A With Charles Blow

Charles Blow on Black Men, Masculinity

The book challenges static representations of what manhood should be or look like or talk…

Man Enough: Jason Collins and Black Masculinity

“I'm Black. And I'm gay. “ With this confession, the now openly gay NBA player,…