Author: Guestblogger

Galaxy Guardians guard harmful ideals of manhood

Manisha Aggarwal-Schifellite is my research associate. You can find her on Twitter @manishaclaire The new Marvel film Guardians of the Galaxy has been a “surprise” hit at the box office, earning over $100 million in North America since its release last week. On the surface, GOTG showcases a new kind of superhero in Peter Quill, Read More …

The Real Republican Strategy: Crazy Like Foxes?

I’m pleased to publish this chilling guest blog by my friend and colleague Harry Brod. The Republican National Committee’s post-mortem report looking back at their electoral defeat argues that the “federal wing” of the party needs overhaul and repair. But this verdict from the national party establishment is getting pushback from local level activists, especially Read More …

Republican Party Rape Advisory Chart

Thanks to blogger Connecticutie who created the idea and framework and  blogger Brainwrap (both at dailykos.com) who added the quotes. The reality that people with such views have so much political power in the United States is truly scary.

Rape & Women’s Voice

From time to time, I invite colleagues to write a guest blog. My friend, colleague, and sometimes co-author Michael Kimmel is a pioneer in exploring men and masculinities in both his scholarly and more popular work. He lives in New York City. You have to pinch yourself sometimes to remind yourself that it’s 2012 and Read More …