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The broken dialogue on men’s rights

“The problem today is not a ‘war’ on anyone, but rather biases that limit and hurt both sexes in different ways, and the challenges of adapting to new rules and new roles.” Continue reading

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Men don’t have it all, either

“Can women have it all? That seems to be the question of the moment. And it is a rather ridiculous question if you ask me, because it implies that men have it all.” Continue reading

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Obama’s Missed Opportunity: A White House Council on Boys and Men

“Fortunately, our daughters’ and mothers’ health challenges are addressed by seven federal offices of women’s health. Our sons’ and fathers’ are not addressed by a single federal office of men’s health” — this despite the fact that men’s health in general is poorer, resulting in men on average having a shorter life span than women and dying sooner from nine of the ten leading causes of death. Continue reading

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