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Good Men Project (Parenting)

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"Gifted" is a Gift (Apr 9, 2017)
An excellent model for the new manhood. I review the new movie, starring Chris Evans and Mckenna Grace.
A Special Kind of Courage (Jun 25, 2018)
We tell our sons that real men overcome their fears. Is that the right message? Sometime courage is the ability to say, "I can't right now."
Being a Father, Being a Son (Jun 19, 2017)
Anyone can be a father, but it takes a real man to be a Dad. I reflect on my relationships with my father, my brothers, and my son.
North American Traveler (Jul 16, 2018)
My father liked to travel. He took us with him. I converted decades-old slides to digital, and it encouraged a reflection.
The Evolution of Fear in Boys and Men (Sep 11, 2016)
From plush monsters and Halloween ghouls to public speaking and failure, we can defeat our fears. A reflection on how kid fears (cue Indigo Girls) reflect and become more nuanced and complex adult fears.
Why I Don’t Spank My Child (and What I Do Instead) (Oct 2, 2017)
Research consistently shows that spanking does more harm than good, and yet parents keep doing it. I offer some ideas on how to guide a child properly, rather than striking them.