At the end of last year I wrote an article about “evolutionary thinker” Andrew Cohen, referring to some claims made against him by former students. One of them, William Yenner, has been particularly active promoting his book American Guru: A Story of Love, Betrayal and Healing – former students of Andrew Cohen speak out. Today, […]
The following is a pre-print of the editorial for the next Journal of Men, Masculinities and Spirituality, which comprises the address I delivered recently at the Parliament of the World’s Religions. In one of Plato’s dialogues between Phaedrus and Socrates, we are faced with the paradox of the “pharmakon.” The pharmakon is alternatively or simultaneously […]
I have a guest post over at Beyond Growth about Andrew Cohen’s sessions at the Parliament of the World’s Religions.
In Numen, Old Men I highlight how the integral community replicates many of the problems of the wider men’s movement, and new examples keep on cropping up. This week sees the Male Sexuality and the Masculine Invitation for a workshop in Salt Lake City. The spiel reads: “For this 3-day weekend retreat at a beautiful, […]
My recent article Pray Like a Man (this is what happens to titles when the sub-editor is let loose) has a second airing over at the E-Journal of Solidarity, Sustainability, and Nonviolence.
Pray like a man: Across the US, hundreds of ‘men’s ministries’ cater to an outmoded version of masculinity http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/belief/2009/mar/23/christianity-religion-mens-ministries