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Being a male feminist

What is the role of men in the fight for female equality, and what does it mean to be a man in today's society?

By Michael Kaufman  

Is Russel Brand the definition of the modern male feminist? [Twitter/RustyRockets]

At first blush, it might seem extraordinary that men might need a place to talk to each other. After all, we’ve established an elaborate network of gentlemen’s clubs operating under such names as Parliament, the Vatican, the corporation, the mosque, the sports team, the temple, the army, gangs, the police and the pub.

But it is a troubled time for men. After all, the carefully generated edifice of men’s power is showing cracks everywhere. Women have had…

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