Men as Victims of Rape and intimate Partner Violence

The following is a reworked article I originally wrote for a university course I took on "The Philosophy of Love and Sex".  I had to argue for or against one of the articles from our textbook.  I…


Focus Group For Men With Eating Disorders and Body-Image Issues

Sheena's Place, a centre in Toronto for individuals, families, and friends affected by eating disorders, is looking to explore men's experiences with eating disorders as well as difficulties with…


LGBT Homelessness – LGBT Are Not All The Same

  The Toronto Star printed an article recently which highlighted the incidence of abuse suffered by LGBT youth in Toronto's 11 shelters. "In 2009, 73.2% of shelter users age 16 and over were…


End of a double standard: Nevada’s first legalized male brothel

"End of a double standard: Nevada's first legalized male brothel." This is interesting and generally positive, but why the following sexism that insists men don't want to feel special. But because…


Successful prostate cancer vaccine brings out men’s groups

This is excellent news for men: Company says prostate cancer vaccine shows promise To summarize the findings those treated with the vaccine lived an average of 4 1/2 months longer than those given…


Help Fight Prostate Cancer, Men’s Second Leading Cause of Death

The website for the prostate fundraising charity the Movember Foundation of Canada reads: Which ever way we look at it, men are far less healthy than women. The average life expectancy for men is…


Interview with Men’s Movement Leader Warren Farrell a Tremendous Pleasure

I had the pleasure of interviewing Warren Farrell for the Pendulum Effect yesterday. He's the author of such books as The Myth of Male Power, Does Feminism Discriminate Against Men? (co-authored…


What about the guys? Young Men’s Invisibility in Sexual Risk and Sexual Health Research

Finally, someone gets it... I realize this happened today, but it's nice to see a poster like this for a change: Presentation Title: What about the guys? Young men's invisibility in sexual risk and…