masculinity

Watch where you put your hands, oaf !

Melanie Judge

Men need to overhaul learnt views of their power over and rights to women


Why is male rage sacrosanct?

Gugulethu Mhlungu

Hurt people hurt people, but one trauma should never justify another. Men are supposed to be understood;the rest of us must simply understand


Usable traditions: The queering of Xhosa men’s initiation

Gcobani Qambela

Initiation practices might offer a moment of self-discovery for queer Xhosa men


Meeting men halfway: Clinics are going mobile to reach the toughest patients

For decades, we’ve struggled to solve the riddle: How do you get reluctant men to test for HIV. Could we finally have an answer?


Exposing a culture’s wounds

Milisuthando Bongela

It’s been fêted around the world, but Inxeba’s smashed stereotypes will cause a stir locally