Toxic Masculinity in American Politics

Toxic Masculinity in American Politics

“Hegemonic masculinity was a major factor in Trump’s political success.”— Theresa Vescio and Nathaniel Schemerhorn, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences In my book, Macho Men: How Toxic Masculinity Harms Us All and What To Do About It, I describe in detail...
Mass Shootings and Toxic Masculinity in America

Mass Shootings and Toxic Masculinity in America

A horrible tragedy unfolded in Texas where at least 19 children and two adults were killed  at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, in a small, predominantly Latino town in South Texas on May 24, 2022, in which the 18-year-old went classroom to classroom dressed in body...
Raising Boys with Positive Masculinity

Raising Boys with Positive Masculinity

    Concerns are still being raised by many mental health professionals regarding how boys are raised in America. I also have some personal perspectives on the issue, having raised, with my wife, three sons, helping an informally adopted a fourth, and...