I hope readers will check out this week’s True Community article. It deals with a young man who confesses that his mother doesn’t think it manly of him to be taking community college classes.
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If you’re the mom of a boy, I encourage you to read this because it speaks to the struggle of men everywhere. So often we hear of the plight of women, which is also very real but we need to be aware that there is another battle going on as well: the fight for true masculinity and the fight to be of worth. 1,673 more words
Liquid Inkers, please don’t miss today’s True Community article, titled Styles of Entitlement. It takes on contemporary students’ incessant demands for concessions. I consider the gender differences I’ve perceived over ten years of community college work.
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“In my attempts to create and assert my identity as a “man”, not a young man, not a boy, not a child, but a “Man”, I am necessarily, if perhaps unconsciously, reassessing and modifying my characteristics to adopt qualities of manliness that I have undoubtedly witnessed, and registered as correct, in my personal life and in society. 58 more words