Paul Kivel

Drawing on his decades of experience as a social activist and his anti-violence work with men and teens, Kivel challenges the traditional training boys receive. He sorts out and helps parents grapple with the complex forces in our sons’ lives, including racism, homophobia, pornography, drugs, classism, consumerism, sex, and living in violent environments. Then Kivel provides the practical tools to empower boys to take the courageous step out of the “act like a man” box and become allies to themselves, each other, and all those who are vulnerable to violence and injustice in our society. The end result gives the reader a powerful vision of raising our sons to be the critically thinking, socially-invested men we need for a multicultural and democratic society.

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