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A Feminist Perspective On Why More Men Need To Join The Fight For Gender Equality

A Feminist Perspective On Why More Men Need To Join The Fight For Gender Equality

By Isabel Wiliams Here’s why I think gender equality is a men’s issue, just as much as it is a woman’s. Roughly a year ago, an actress known primarily for […]

Boys We Like

Men In Afghanistan, Inspired By He For She, Stand Up For The Women In Their Country

Men In Afghanistan, Inspired By He For She, Stand Up For The Women In Their Country

Ever since actress Emma Watson launched the He For She campaign for UN Women in late 2014, it has become he signature initiative to engage men in the fight for […]

Body Image, Boys We Like

Sam Smith’s Body Image Struggles Prove There’s A Vital Voice Missing In This Convo

Sam Smith’s Body Image Struggles Prove There’s A Vital Voice Missing In This Convo

The world has never been more progressive. In society we can boast many advances made in technology, the economy, philanthropy, entrepreneurship, fashion, education, leadership and so on. So why is […]

Causes

Is Dove’s #ChooseBeautiful Campaign Empowering Or Reinforcing Physical Beauty Standards?

Is Dove’s #ChooseBeautiful Campaign Empowering Or Reinforcing Physical Beauty Standards?

If you had the choice to label yourself, would you choose the word beautiful or average? Dove has released a new worldwide campaign called #ChooseBeautiful in order to point out […]

Politics

Lebanese TV Host Says Shutting Down Sexism On Air Is About Self-Respect, Not Ratings

Lebanese TV Host Says Shutting Down Sexism On Air Is About Self-Respect, Not Ratings

This statement is well on its way to becoming the best meme the internet has ever seen. It perfectly states what equality is about, and why some people have trouble […]

Boys We Like, Politics

Afghan Men Wear Burqas To Campaign For Women’s Rights In Afghanistan

Afghan Men Wear Burqas To Campaign For Women’s Rights In Afghanistan

Once again people, this is “He For She” in action. It seems Emma Watson’s viral speech about men getting involved in issues of gender equality has started to resonate with […]

Boys We Like

These Men Were Asked If They Call Themselves Feminists. Here’s How They Responded

These Men Were Asked If They Call Themselves Feminists. Here’s How They Responded

In case you hadn’t heard, there are people in the world who don’t call themselves a feminist, but when they list all the things they do stand for, they basically […]

Causes, Interviews

The Human Face Of Domestic Violence; Stories The Media Chooses To Ignore

The Human Face Of Domestic Violence; Stories The Media Chooses To Ignore

We were going to start off this post doing a recap of how domestic violence has played out in the NFL and in the media. But you already know these […]

Boys We Like

Powerful Video Showing What Italian Boys Think Of Domestic Violence

Powerful Video Showing What Italian Boys Think Of Domestic Violence

Domestic violence has been a huge topic in the media over the past year. Most notable cases have been seen in the NFL, and even bigger cases involving sexual assault […]

Body Image, Boys We Like

Ed Sheeran Ends The Silence On A Taboo Topic For Men: Body Image

Ed Sheeran Ends The Silence On A Taboo Topic For Men: Body Image

We write a lot about body image here at GTHQ. How it affects women, where the body image woes start, and how the media and fashion could do a better […]

Body Image

Why Men Need To Start Speaking Up About Body Image Issues

Why Men Need To Start Speaking Up About Body Image Issues

Body image issues are not gender specific. They affect both men and women alike, its just that for a long time the focus on women and how we are affected […]

Boys We Like, Entertainment

San Fran University Workshop Redefining Feminism For Bros

San Fran University Workshop Redefining Feminism For Bros

Feminism is a often referred to as a dirty or undesirable word in today’s society. But if you get to the root of it, it is something that is deeply […]

Body Image, Boys We Like

Sons Of Anarchy’s Ron Perlman Proves Body Image Concerns Men Too

Sons Of Anarchy’s Ron Perlman Proves Body Image Concerns Men Too

Body image is a big deal in society today. A quick search of the term on our website will bring up a plethora of articles about celebrities, bloggers, moms, and […]

Girl on a Mission

Why One Woman Is Photographing The Men Who Catcall Her

Why One Woman Is Photographing The Men Who Catcall Her

When any of us experience catcalling or street harassment, there are usually a few predictable reactions: ignore it, flip the middle finger, shake our heads, or if we’re feeling brave, […]

Causes, Entertainment

Glamour Magazine Starts Their Own ‘I Do Need Feminism’ Movement

Glamour Magazine Starts Their Own ‘I Do Need Feminism’ Movement

By now you may be sick of the whole damn “is feminism relevant? Which side are you on?” argument, and just want to get on with your work. But it […]