Friday, March 31, 2017

U.S. : 23.4% of men experienced sexual violence during their lifetimes

You are not alone. 1 in 4 males are/will be survivors of sexual abuse. It was not your fault. #Healing is possible. pic.twitter.com/9NksR39kgN — MaleSurvivor (@MaleSurvivorORG) March 9, 2017 https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/ss6308a1.htm In the United States, an estimated 19.3% of women and 1.7% of men have been raped during their lifetimes; an estimated 1.6% of

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Major differences between women and men who commit deadly violence

Major differences between women and men who commit deadly violence https://t.co/iC4uwE487T — PsyPost.org (@PsyPost) November 29, 2016 The researchers were able to see several differences between men and women who committed deadly violence. “There were more pronounced differences between male and female perpetrators with adult victims compared with when the victim was a

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Are men ever justified in waving the victim card ?

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/men/thinking-man/deluded-mens-rights-activists-are-wrong-women-are-obviously-the/ So when I see men play the victim card, I’m amazed. It’s like bankers whining about not earning enough or buy-to-let landlords carping about the removal of tax relief. If you’re in a privileged position and you start moaning about how hard you have it, you look like a crybaby. And

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Why are our men killing others and themselves?

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/new-zealands-dirty-secret_us_5764756de4b0ed0729a19bcb? Why are our men killing others and themselves? I have some ideas from my eight years as a volunteer Lifeline telephone counsellor. The famous New Zealand rugby player and All Black, Sir John Kirwan, had a strong association with Lifeline, and I was working the phones when his depression/Lifeline advertisements were on

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Man shaming – “Little boys are pervs by like 2nd grade.”

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/why-is-teacherbae-being-shamed-for-her-curvy-body_us_57d95cafe4b0fbd4b7bc8be6? A picture of fourth grade teacher Patrice Brown went viral on Twitter and Instagram Sunday, accompanied by the hashtag #TeacherBae. In the picture, above, Brown is wearing a form-fitting pink, knee length dress. Initial responses to the photo all hinged on how attractive Brown looks, but backlash came quickly, with some

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“Calm” Campaign Against Living Miserably

http://www.stuff.co.nz/life-style/74095155/Millions-of-men-have-no-close-friends Feeling friendless is common among men, research by the Movember Foundation has found. Stoicism and isolation make lonely mates of too many men. New research by the Movember Foundation reveals that a devastating number of men feel friendless. The survey found that more than two and a half million British men have no

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