Men

Men

PREFACE: While my essay observes the effects of institutionalized oppression and inequality between genders, I am conscious of intersectionality and believe that the issue of inequality is not unique to gender minorities. I will use traditional gender pronouns (he, she) and labels (man/male, woman/...
American Eagle Outfitters has had its hand in a few April Fools pranks. They fooled customers with the Skinny Skinny Jean in 2013 and American Beagle Outfitters in 2014. This year, they continued the shenanigans with their #AerieMAN campaign. The sad thing is, no one was really laughing. You see,...
Naomi Wolf , the author of Vagina: A New Biography —eye catching, since it focuses on the history of her vagina—was on Strombolopolous about a while ago explaining why online porn will cause the death of the male libido and consequently all sex lives. She says porn is “rewiring the male brain”...
Every so often I find myself at Remmingtons , a sexy party hub that's the only place you can find male exotic dancers in the plight of downtown Toronto. A part of the Yonge Street strip club scene, Remmingtons is a refreshing change of pace (and scenery) from the big-time favourites like the Brass...
“Man braids” are apparently the newest trend that will hit the heads of menfolk this year. I’m sure their braids will look pair so well with other trends like beard baubles, mustache glitter, and whatever other Pinterest-fueled fad that looks more fun than practical. Beyond the fact that braids can...
Scrolling through Tumblr or flipping through the pages of Nylon Magazine, one can notice a definite trend rising in male fashion: the Male Nose Piercing. What with the shift towards androgynous looks in much of the fashion world, the male nose piercing has been popping up more and more in the...