Answering Critics

In almost every kind of debate you need to engage in verbal martial arts. That is to say, use the opponent’s force against him by conceding everything you can truthfully concede. In this episode, Stephen addresses a question he heard [...]

2019-07-28T15:40:28-04:00Jul 30th, 2019|Tags: , |

Toxic Masculinity

As much as he’s sorry to see the word “toxic” put in front of the word “masculinity,” Stephen suggests that this word’s ancient Greek roots might provide us with a helpful framework for understanding the damage a man can do. [...]

2019-05-28T14:44:11-04:00May 28th, 2019|Tags: |

On the Gillette Commercial

Have you seen the Gillette commercial, “The Best Men Can Be?” (Find the link below.) The ad takes aim at “Toxic Masculinity” by drawing attention to the #MeToo movement, recent allegations of sexual assault, bullying, and the prevailing “boys will [...]

2019-01-21T15:33:51-05:00Jan 22nd, 2019|Tags: , , |