Friday, December 15, 2017

AMSA’s President, Daphne Watkins Talks About Men’s Studies on NPR’s “Tell Me More”

April 24, 2014 by  
Filed under Current Men's Studies News

Professor Daphne Watkins, current President of the American Men’s Studies Association, was interviewed April 24, 2014 on National Public Radio’s “Tell Me More” by host Michel Martin. Martin’s interview begins: “If you’ve been on a university campus lately, you’ve probably heard about women’s studies. But what about men’s studies? It might surprise you to know […]

Mark Justad – Limbaugh and the Usual Misogyny

March 5, 2012 by  
Filed under AMSA Voices and Opinion

There is, I suppose, a modicum of satisfaction to be had in seeing Rush Limbaugh being criticized — and seeing the criticism “stick” — by voices on the left and the right for his slanderous and offensive ad hominem attack on Sandra Fluke.  Of course we all know that offending is his schtick, his MO, […]

2006 Study Already Cast Doubt on A “Boy Crisis”

November 1, 2010 by  
Filed under Current Men's Studies News

For the record, a study released in June 2006 looking at long-term trends in test scores and academic success argues that widespread reports of U.S. boys being in crisis are greatly overstated and that young males in school are in many ways doing better than ever. Using data compiled from the National Assessment of Educational […]