An Opinion From a White, Male Writer

This is not my mug shot... As you can tell, I'm a white guy. I'm a little worn out, starting my journey through middle age en route to the grumpy old may shouting at kids to get them off of my lawn. Since you are reading this you know that I sometimes pretend to be a writer. This past week … Continue reading

Topless Girls

In 1991 I was walking down the street in my hometown of Guelph, Ontario, Canada. A woman passed by on the other side of the street and as she passed by it dawned on me that she was wearing no top and I had seen her breasts. I was 16 at the time and being a straight male I immediately got an … Continue reading

Trying to be a Better Dad

Raising Powerful Girls A couple of weeks ago Goldie Blox posed a question on Twitter asking dads to tweet in how they raise powerful girls. They made use of a few of mine and made the above graphic. Sadly they didn't include my suggestion to set your girls up on a bench press. I put forward … Continue reading

Biologically Wired to Abuse?

General Tom Lawson, Canadian Chief of the Defence Staff claimed in an interview  that men are "biologically wired" to harass women. I am going to call bullshit on that statement. He later apologized for his awkwardly worded statement. I'm all for giving people space to clarify their … Continue reading