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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 […]

Boys We Like, Politics

This Non-Profit Works To Break The Cycle Of Misogyny By Teaching Boys In India About Equality

This Non-Profit Works To Break The Cycle Of Misogyny By Teaching Boys In India About Equality

You may have recently come across the news about Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie‘s TED Talk-turned book ‘We Should All Be Feminists’ being distributed to every 16 year old in […]

Boys We Like, Entertainment

New Graphic Novel ‘Silicon Heroes’ Created To Inspire The Next Generation Of Entrepreneurs

New Graphic Novel ‘Silicon Heroes’ Created To Inspire The Next Generation Of Entrepreneurs

When we think of cultural icons we conjure up images of pop stars, celebrities, athletes and even reality stars. Rarely do we envision STEM industry creators and founders, although perhaps […]

Boys We Like, Creativity, Family Life

Dad Creates Cartoon Series About His Down Syndrome Daughter To Break Down Stigma

Dad Creates Cartoon Series About His Down Syndrome Daughter To Break Down Stigma

We award Fred Willis Sr, 59, from Stratford, Connecticut, the “father of the year” award! What an awesome and inspiring project he has created, all for his youngest daughter Jessica […]

Boys We Like, Contributors, Politics

“Because It’s 2015” – Canadian PM Justin Trudeau’s Reason For Needing Gender Equality

“Because It’s 2015” – Canadian PM Justin Trudeau’s Reason For Needing Gender Equality

By Charlotte Anderson Justin Trudeau – the Prime Minister of Canada, self-declared feminist, boxing champion and the socialist wet dream for many young ‘bleeding heart liberals’, as my dad likes […]