Advocates of ‘free speech’ often repeat the mantra that the best response to bad speech is more and better speech, not the suppression of the bad stuff.
If journalism is the first draft of history, then talk radio provides an early glimpse into how the meaning of political events will be spun for ideological and partisan purposes.
Elite athletes learn entitlement. They believe they are entitled to have women serve their needs. It’s part of being a man. It’s the cultural construction of masculinity.
How many more school shootings do we need before we start talking about this as a social problem, and not merely a random collection of isolated incidents?
As governor of California in 1970, Reagan endeared himself to millions of conservatives nationwide when he publicly rebuked the anti-war movement that was exploding on college campuses.
Most male victims of violence are the victims of other men’s violence. So that’s something that both women and men have in common. We are both victims of men’s violence.
Language usage always has a political context.
The major political battles about guns in our society concern handguns and assault weapons, not long arms like hunting rifles.
Calling gender violence a women’s issue is part of the problem. It gives a lot of men an excuse not to pay attention.
In corporate culture, in sports culture, in the media, we honor those who win at all costs.