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Men need to stop hijacking the feminist debate and carve out a modern definition of masculinity

By Richard Benson  

A few years ago fourth-wave feminists coined the phrase “but what about the menz?” to lampoon men who effectively derailed discussions of women’s issues by asking how those issues affected themselves. The term certainly nailed a tendency in the gender struggle but, judging by events in 2014, men are still attempting to hijack the debate. So far this year, we have seen the Fawcett Society’s “This Is What A Feminist Looks Like” T-shirt…

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