The Millennial’s have arrived: And the women Can’t Get No Satisfaction

December 29th, 2013|Uncategorized|

It's a riff from a Rolling Stones song from the boom era, but according to a December 19th release by The Conference Board of Canada - young women 'Can't get no Satisfaction.' And organizations need to change to accommodate those feelings of frustration according to the Conference Board report. Further, [...]

Parental abduction

December 20th, 2013|Uncategorized|

Frustration, entitlement, revenge, fear, anger - a few of the powerful emotions that are coursing through the body of a parent who feels cheated out of parenthood. So what do they do? Take the child. "A broadcast was put out to police forces across the province to be on the [...]

Progressive and anti-male for the masses

December 11th, 2013|Uncategorized|

As any one involved in an under reported issue knows, being on 'high alert' can be a tiring position to maintain, not necessarily for you but for those around you. You notice things that others don't - and you make sure they see it too. Once a subject has been exposed it [...]

Notes on masculinity and aggression

December 6th, 2013|Uncategorized|

Man made the trains to carry heavy loads. Man made electric light to take us out of the dark. - James Brown Masculinity is a multifaceted and often confusing topic. If men do it does it make it masculine? It's like a Cheshire cat. It's tricky because it covers such a [...]

The state of mental health

November 27th, 2013|Uncategorized|

When times get tough, the tough turn to sedation and escape. The headlines summarize the state of health in the  developed nations. Recessionary woes lead to adverse alcohol outcomes for men and middle-aged Americans. Antidepressant use soars in developed nations. I could copy and paste similar captions ad nauseam. None of the [...]

The obsolescent male and intimidation

November 17th, 2013|Uncategorized|

"It is not male society but mother nature who lays the heaviest burden on women." Camille Paglia A number of market indicators are suggesting that women are more suited to post industrial capitalist society than men are. Women are more successful in education, physical health, mental health, family, political influence, [...]

Perverted theater of family court

November 15th, 2013|Uncategorized|

Late in the summer of 2013 a court decision came out that slammed the use of the term Parental Alienation Syndrome. The preferred euphemism was complicated family dynamics. A syndrome has clinically recognizable features, and because parental alienation syndrome is not listed in the American Psychological Association's  Manual of Mental Disorders, (the DSM-5) it [...]

Male circumcision

November 11th, 2013|Uncategorized|

It's likely to be a cold day in hell if the wind coming out of the Nordic countries puts a chill on the almost thoughtless practice of snipping the tip off a baby boy's penis. The reason for the 'religious' metaphor is because circumcision is an ancient religious practice for [...]

Insults, assaults and violence

November 5th, 2013|Uncategorized|

I scanned the Googleverse for the word assault. Of the top ten news stories with the word assault in it, nine of them involved men as the perpetrators, be it sexual against women, or with lethal force against other men, and the remaining item in the top ten list was [...]