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On March 1st, 2018, I facilitated an event for a group in Cambridge, Massachusetts that goes by the name: MENding Cambridge. The event was held on White Ribbon Day and it was the second in a series of events focused on how men can learn from, support and participate in the #MeToo movement. A reporter from the online […] Read More

At the Jane Doe Inc #ReimanigneManHood Summit, held on December 14th, 2017 in Worchester, MA, I facilitated a well-recieved session on racial justice and healthy masculinities. In the lead-up to the event, I was invited to talk about the summit and the goal of my session on Boston Neighborhood Network’s (BNN’s) Talk of the Neighborhoods. You can view the BNN discussion here: Talk of the […] Read More

On November 10, 2017, I joined host Callie Crossley and a panel that included Isa Woldeguiorguis, executive director of the Center for Hope and Healing in Lowell, MA; Carla Reeves, an employment attorney with Goulston & Storrs; and Dr. Cherita Cloy, a crisis intervention counselor at Boston University, to discuss sexual harassment and assault in communities of color […] Read More

On October 30th, 2017 I was invited to give testimony at the Massachusetts State Legislature’s Joint Committee on Public Health hearing on domestic violence as public health issue. You can view a recording of the full hearing here: Joint Committee on Public Health Hearing – October 30, 2017. My testimony was part of the second panel […] Read More

On July 29th, 2016 I delivered a keynote titled "Creating a Rape Culture Free Brotherhood" at the biennial convention of the Delta Chi International Fraternity. The theme of their 2016 convention was "Lead The Pack" and I couldn't have asked for a better theme to connect to my message. Shortly after my keynote I also led a breakout session on […] Read More

On April 25th, 2016 I co-presented a bystander intervention training at an event sponsored by MA state Senator Linda Dorcena Forry and the Massachusetts Caucus of Women Legislators, held at the Massachusetts State House. Also speaking at the event and presenting with were educators from the Boston Area Rape Crisis Center (BARCC) and a survivor speaker. For more information on the event, you can […] Read More

I’m excited to announce my appointment to the recently relaunched Massachusetts Governor’s Council to Address Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence! What’s the council about? Well… “The Council’s charge is to advise the Governor on how to help residents of the Commonwealth live a life free of sexual assault and domestic violence by improving prevention for all, enhancing […] Read More

My chapter in “SLUT…”

I was recently asked to submit a chapter in the anthology book SLUT: A Play and Guidebook for Combating Sexism and Sexual Violence by Katie Cappiello & Meg Mcinnerney. The book has now been published and I’m pretty proud of my chapter, so why don’t you go get yourself a copy already?!? You can buy it on Amazon.com […] Read More

Article in Apex Magazine

I was recently invited to submit a piece of cultural criticism for Apex Magazine, a monthly sci-fi, fantasy and horror magazine available in print and online. It appeared in the August 5th, 2014 edition, (Issue #63). For the piece I decided to write about some gender issues in one of my favorite SiFi shows, Orphan Black. You can […] Read More

Until this year, I had never attended a Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) before. But there I was at PAX East to participate in a panel on gender inequality in gaming. I have to admit I wasn’t expecting much… I figured we’d get low attendance at best and at worst a room full of angry rape apologists. […] Read More