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Boys We Like, Feminism

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: Pharrell Williams, Prabal Gurung & ‘Luke Cage’s Mike Colter

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: Pharrell Williams, Prabal Gurung & ‘Luke Cage’s Mike Colter

You can tell when a man’s defined masculinity is fragile and only based on toxic measures, when he is threatened by feminism and women have equal rights. Thankfully, there are […]

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Violence Prevention Org. Working With Schools To Educate Teen Boys About Toxic Masculinity

Violence Prevention Org. Working With Schools To Educate Teen Boys About Toxic Masculinity

We are living in an era where the definitions around masculinity and femininity are being discussed in more deep and meaningful ways than ever before. This is a good thing. […]

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Group Of In-Demand Male Speakers Band Together To Boycott All-Male Panels & Promote Female Voices

Group Of In-Demand Male Speakers Band Together To Boycott All-Male Panels & Promote Female Voices

No, your eyes are not playing tricks on you. The image above really DOES say “Global Summit of Women” and the panel photographed really IS made up of white men. […]

Boys We Like, Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Indian Male Comedians Using Their Platforms To Talk About Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Indian Male Comedians Using Their Platforms To Talk About Feminism

Welcome to our very first Feminist Friday for 2017! In this edition we are dubbing a “male allies” edition, we’re giving a shout-out to a few Indian male comedians. Thanks […]

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Vanuatu Surfing Association Launched Community Initiative To Battle Domestic Violence

Vanuatu Surfing Association Launched Community Initiative To Battle Domestic Violence

You may already know about the White Ribbon Campaign, which is observed in over 60 countries around the world. It is a day that recognizes the need to end violence […]

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London Mayor Sadiq Khan Isn’t Just A Barrier-Breaker, He’s Also A Feminist

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Isn’t Just A Barrier-Breaker, He’s Also A Feminist

He made history in May after being elected as London’s new mayor. Sadiq Khan, 45, the son of a Pakistani bus driver, became the first practicing Muslim to lead a […]

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US Olympic Gymnast Danell Leyva Is Not Afraid To Call Himself A Feminist

US Olympic Gymnast Danell Leyva Is Not Afraid To Call Himself A Feminist

Is it just us, or is the American Olympic gymnastics team the ultimate squad??! We’re not just talking about the badass women, who clearly knocked it out of Rio at […]

Boys We Like, Causes

These Men In Iran Are Wearing Hijabs In Solidarity For A Very Important Reason

These Men In Iran Are Wearing Hijabs In Solidarity For A Very Important Reason

If you are an avid social media user you have have recently come across a whole string of images of men wearing a hijab standing next to family members or […]

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Every Movie Featured In Michael Moore’s Traverse City Film Festival Was Directed By A Woman

Every Movie Featured In Michael Moore’s Traverse City Film Festival Was Directed By A Woman

Status quo, meet your match: Michael Moore. The award winning filmmaker and his Traverse City Film Festival which just took place form July 26-31, just did something that no other […]

Boys We Like, Sports

Detroit Lions Linebacker DeAndre Levy Writes Powerful Essay Linking Toxic Masculinity To Rape Culture

Detroit Lions Linebacker DeAndre Levy Writes Powerful Essay Linking Toxic Masculinity To Rape Culture

When you think “tough” or “masculine”, its easy to conjure up images of someone like Detroit Lions linebacker DeAndre Levy. After all he plays professional football, and being an athlete […]

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Why A Disturbing Uber Ride Prompted This Man To Launch A Female-Only Ride Share Service

Why A Disturbing Uber Ride Prompted This Man To Launch A Female-Only Ride Share Service

We’ve all heard the Uber horror stories, perhaps some of us have even experienced them first hand. Getting sexually assaulted, harassed, made to feel uncomfortable and in some places, women […]

Boys We Like, Working Women

These Reading Programs Led By Men Are Inspiring Kids In Communities Around The World

These Reading Programs Led By Men Are Inspiring Kids In Communities Around The World

This is what we like to see! There is a common misconception that the role of an educator or teacher belongs to a woman. When we conjure up images of […]

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Can Men Really Be Feminists? The Men Who Say “Yes” Give Compelling Reasons Why

Can Men Really Be Feminists? The Men Who Say “Yes” Give Compelling Reasons Why

Can men truly be feminists? From the outside, given how problematic the word seems to be in society today, it could be hard to give a clear answer. But when […]

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Indian Doctor Delivers Baby Girls For Free In A Country Where They Are Valued Less Than Boys

Indian Doctor Delivers Baby Girls For Free In A Country Where They Are Valued Less Than Boys

The three most dangerous words in the world are “It’s a girl”, according to a very powerful documentary with that phrase as it’s title. Released in 2011, the documentary was […]

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This Movement Wants Men To Speak Up Against Harassment Toward Women

This Movement Wants Men To Speak Up Against Harassment Toward Women

Here are two pretty common truths: sexism is real, and most of the time it is so ingrained into us from an early age that if often feels normal to […]