America's Boys Are Suffering
How Can We Help Them?
Contrary to popular belief, the patriarchy doesn’t rule with an iron fist. Nevertheless, for some perverse reason, the myth of male privilege still persists. Today, only a fool could look around and honestly say that we live in a man’s world. Every 13.7 minutes, somewhere in the United States, a man takes his own life. For every female that commits suicide, there are four men ending their own lives.
Millions of boys and men lead lives of quiet desperation, rotting away inside self-imposed prison cells.