Thursday, April 27, 2017

Call for Papers: Special Issue of International Journal of Masculinity Studies on “Masculinity, War and Violence

December 23, 2014 by  
Filed under Resource & Event News

The Editor of a special issue of NorMa – International Journal for Masculinity Studies, Vol. 10, no. 4, 2015, has issued a call for papers on the issue’s topic: MASCULINITY, WAR AND VIOLENCE This special issue intends to address the relationship between masculinity, war and violence. We interpret this theme broadly and invite contributions that […]

AMSA Board Member Bob Minor – Surprised That There’s So Much Rape in the Military?

June 14, 2013 by  
Filed under AMSA Voices and Opinion

In 2012, 26,000 women and men reported sexual assault in the American military. We have no record of how much remains unreported. That’s only one year of victimization in what military brass admitted before Congress was a “cancer.” If it weren’t for the seven women on the Senate Armed Services Committee, I’d expect such reports […]

AMSA Board Member Bob Minor – Eighteen Suicides a Day

July 19, 2011 by  
Filed under AMSA Voices and Opinion

Eighteen U.S. veterans, on average, commit suicide every day. Eighteen. Every day. That’s the latest statistic of one of the most under-reported costs of our wars. It adds up to more than are actually being killed in our on-going wars themselves. There is still debate about how many Vietnam veterans have committed suicide on top […]