In Times Newsletter, a Six-Word Proposal

Times Insider explains who we are and what we do, and delivers behind-the-scenes insights into how our journalism comes together.When we asked our readers to tell us what they were grateful for in six words, we were expecting to see…

Building Emotional Safety Nets for Men

Many boys and men I interviewed for my book assured me they didn’t need support networks, because they had a close friend or two in whom they confided. What these boys and men ultimately sought from male friends wasn’t emotional support;…