"We usually have a handout that is pretty provocative. We read one or two paragraphs and open for discussion. It works pretty well. Jason's Evert's Pure Manhood is a great one that provides short read and plenty of food…"
"Sounds fantastic. How do you set up the discussions? Do you state the topic a week in advance, or just prep things and give a bit of a talk followed by some questions for discussion?
I love the guest speakers, such a good idea!
How did you get…"
"Here is the calendar of events for this past school year. The last meetings are not covered, but it should give you an idea. I can't write any longer right now but please reply with more questions and I will get back to…"
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What a great idea, and when I get settled in a school from September it will be something I look at. How do you structure it/sell it to pupils? Each week have a topic to discuss or…"
"I doubt this would ever fly in my area unless it was positioned as a support/mentoring group for boys. I'm sure someone would complain that a club "focused on masculinity" would be too exclusive or would be a reinforcement of…"
"High School grades 9-12. Discussions get animated when it revolves around relationships, sex, etc. But usually no resistance form the boys. From some colleagues, slight grumbling but overwhelmingly positive."
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"I don't disagree with you. I was reacting to Rick's comment about being in the other's shoes, and how that might affect our impression of a school's policies. My statement remains the same, empathy is not precluded by facts. And…"
"Seriously? You think there's a reasonable argument for forcibly restricting the movement of an individual who did nothing wrong? At the whim of a crime victim whose fear of him is admittedly irrational? I'd like to…"
"Penelope, There is a difference between being tested by God for your ultimate benefit, and when the desires of your flesh lead you astray
1 Cor 10:13:
"There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who…"
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"I went to tiny schools, then I went to university too long ago that this was really a thing everyone talked about, and it was grad school, etc. So I'm confused.
I suppose, when I was at university, if I had been assaulted and wanted the…"