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 [...]

Is it really Family Violence?

October 21st, 2013|Uncategorized|

Heaven has no rage like love to hatred turned, Nor hell a fury like a woman scorned - William Congreve, 1695. The hostilities that erupt during divorce are some of the most primal pathogens of hatred, anger, and conniving that can occur. Of course it can turn violent...because humans are [...]

Movember

October 3rd, 2013|Uncategorized|

Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut. - E. Hemingway Movemeber is the most successful men's health initiative - bar none. It generated close to 3 billion discussions during its 2012 run. I don't know how they counted the [...]

Censorship 101: be quiet please

October 1st, 2013|Uncategorized|

According to Wikipedia,  "censorship is the suppression of speech or other public communication which may be considered objectionable, harmful, sensitive, politically incorrect or inconvenient as determined by a government, media outlet or other controlling body." It seems that over 50% of Canadian student unions are solid platforms from which unpopular agendas are [...]

Taunting and Instigation

September 26th, 2013|Uncategorized|

  We need to take taunting and instigation more seriously. Taunting is recognized as an aggressive action. Take for instance a recent editorial, in the small northern newspaper of Saskatoon, you could read the words that, “most people understand there is nothing innocent in taunting, teasing, [or] humiliating[...]” Society knows [...]

Who defines masculinity?

September 23rd, 2013|Uncategorized|

  The power to be able to craft and communicate a message to consumers, formerly known as citizens, is the power of the Great Game. One reason we should be concerned is quite simple, women dominate the global marketplace. That's old beer. Women are variously alleged to control 65% of [...]