Toxic Masculinity


'Dark Side of the Ring' Shows the Human Side of Pro Wrestling's Most Dangerous Era

The new VICE on TV series investigates the time when what happened in the ring bled into real life drama.


What's Gone On This Week: Three Crushing Blows to Toxic Masculinity!

MRAs found reeling in the wake of the Gillette advert, the criminalisation of upskirting, and being told to eat less meat.


Che Lingo’s Upcoming Rap EP Confronts Dry Relics of Masculinity

The Londoner spoke to us about his new 'Sensitive' project, which we're premiering, and how falling in love changed his outlook on relationships.


This Weekend Toxic Men, Once Again, Coerced Women

Rapper Offset and Meghan Markle's father Thomas Markle displayed a harmful impulse to use gendered expectations for their own vindication.


Is It Safe Yet to Admit I Liked the Twilight Movies?

Ten years later, as a straight dude, I’m making the confession I should have made way earlier.


Men Are Embarrassed to Order Vegetarian Food, British Study Finds

"Cultural expectations run deep, and we often view men as the butchers and the barbecuers."


Why It Might Be Time to Retire the Buzzword 'Toxic Masculinity'

Ahead of the release of her new book 'I'm Afraid of Men' author Vivek Shraya reflects on masculinity myths.


Toxic Masculinity Is At the Heart of This Darkness

The two biggest massacres in the last 40 years of Canadian history have been explicitly linked to misogyny.


How the Far Right Feeds on Male Insecurity

A new book explores the strange ways young men get sucked into toxic ideologies like the alt right. But according to the author, "Many of the guys who get out quietly slip back into society."


Guys Tell Us About Their Struggles with Toxic Masculinity

"If I was ever upset around my dad there was no way he was going to let me openly cry about something."


I Did Every Clichéd Manly Activity to See if It Boosted My Testosterone

I ate raw eggs, shot a gun, and got tattooed in my quest to figure out if machismo is bullshit.


When Toxic Masculinity Infects Our Queer Spaces, We All Lose

I made a meme about how annoying "masc" gay parties are. But the response it got said more about the gay community than my joke ever could.