Published in: 50.50: FeatureChina’s government is targeting ‘sissy’ men, with devastating consequences
Young men who stray beyond rigid gender norms are being punished by the government's culture war against ‘abnormal...
Published in: North Africa, West Asia: InterviewChallenging traditional 'masculinity' in a Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon
Gustavo Barbosa, author of ‘The Best of Hard Times’, discusses the Shabab, the offspring of the Fedayeen – and how...
Published in: Countering the Radical RightWhat are we talking about when we talk about white men?
We need to be undoing the ideologies that make whiteness and masculinity toxic for us all.
Published in: North Africa, West AsiaWhy are there no women in Iraq’s football stadiums?
Iraqis are suffocated by a rampant militarization and hypermasculinity.
Is toxic masculinity a mask for anxiety?
What is it that makes so many boys grow up to believe that sex is theirs for the taking?
Published in: North Africa, West AsiaMacho men only: no space for femininity in Jordan’s LGBT+ community
‘Just manly men’. ‘Guys that hit the gym’. ‘Straight-acting only’. ‘No fems’. The message for gay and bi men...
If this is what it feels like to be a woman, what does it mean to be a man?
Sexual violence is closely linked to women’s status in society, but changing the definition of masculinity is just...
Why don’t men care?
Caregiving is neither a male nor female responsibility - it’s what helps to make us all human. It’s time we reshaped...
How I stopped watching porn for one year and why I'm not going back
I remember when I first discovered internet porn – I was 17 years old. Fascinated by this world of unleashed sexual...
Published in: openDemocracyUKOn men and international men's day
International men's day risks being used as an argument against women's rights and feminism. But can it become a...