Raising Strong Daughters

2018 has given us a record number of women getting elected to higher offices. It's also given us some incredible books that will help generations of women for years to come, as women and their male allies continue to fight back against a persistent patriarchal...

This week's plea deal for Baylor University fraternity president Jacob Walter Anderson is another egregious example of how our country continues to enable rape culture through its leniency on those convicted of this type of violence against women, especially if they are young white men of privilege. Despite...

  The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is 800-273-8255 This is the link to the lifeline's web site. Some additional resources: Suicide Prevention: Center for Young Women's Health Preventing Suicide in LGBTQ Youth: American Medical Association Young Adults Ages 18 to 25 Years: Suicide Prevention Resource Center Adults Ages 26 to 55 Years:...

  First, thank you for visiting my blog and website! I'm grateful to have a few minutes of your attention. My intention here is to offer tips, resources, and encouragement to liberal, well-read men who want to be stronger allies to women but are unsure of where...

  If you've been paying attention at all during the past couple of years, you've noticed a significant uptick in the proposal and passage of legislation in numerous states that seeks to limit a woman's reproductive rights. This Ohio bill is especially egregious, threatening to send...

  TED Talks are not only filled with incredible content, but they're a model of what effective public speaking and presentation can look like. I'd recommend that you watch 2-3 per week. Meanwhile, here's a link to all of the best TED Talks on inclusion and feminism. And...

  On the home page of my website I declare one, who I am and, two, what I promise to deliver regarding helping men to be a strong ally to women: I'm a husband, dad of daughters, writer, certified executive coach, feminist, and ally, helping well-read, liberal...

To my 12-year-old self Get a couple of mentors to help you build self-confidence and develop social skills Get contact lenses ASAP (you did this at age 13, but 12 would have spared you the turmoils of 7th grade to a large degree...

There is a captivating leadership video that focuses on Ben Zander, the conductor of the Boston Philharmonic Orchestra. One of Zander's penetrating assertions is that the conductor of an orchestra "depends for his power on his ability to make other people powerful." He is a...