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on January 17, 2017 in World News

Schools offer ‘safe spaces’ to combat ‘toxic masculinity’

Anthony Gockowski Universities across the country are committing to fight “toxic masculinity” this year with conferences and events exploring the allegedly violent tendencies inherent to “manhood.” Ithaca College is hosting a workshop on “masculinity and violence” as part of its MLK Day festivities, while Duke University is hosting a nine-week discussion series to explore “how masculinity exists on our campus—often in toxic ways.” Several universities are taking advantage of the new year to renew their efforts against “toxic masculinity,” with some schools hosting events that will “construct new futures for masculinities.” At Oregon State University, for instance, students are...

Anthony Gockowski Universities across the country are committing to fight “toxic masculinity” this year with conferences and events exploring the allegedly violent tendencies inherent to “manhood.” Ithaca College is hosting a workshop on “masculinity and violence” as part of...

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