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Mar 06, 2019

The manly thing

By Patrick Boxall

We’re shouting not all men but we all know one. We’re shouting not all men but we’ve all been one. We’re shouting not all men but we’ve all lost one.

Feb 26, 2019

At the skate park

By Alexandra O'Sullivan

What an amazing place it is, to have a group of boys and young men in such a state of peaceful interaction.

Jan 13, 2019

Rum and blood: Masculinity, alcohol and the First World War

By Harry Andrew Miller

The socio-historical link between men and alcohol was not a new trend brought on by the war; the war merely served to reinforce it. And this acquired connection between alcohol, violence and masculinity follows us to this day.

Jan 06, 2019

Tearing down the scaffolds: Masculinity, authenticity and alcohol

By Alexander Toums

Alcohol was the scaffolding I used to support my transition into manhood. It helped me to deal with the frightening reality of the world and my changing place within it. … As fun as the good times were, I wish I could’ve found another way.