At ManUp Inspire Conference 2018, our student leadership groups were tasked with an activity that was designed to help them explore examples of sexual violence and harassment in their schools. It came to our attention, that our boys are very good at identifying what is right and wrong. Almost all the guys were able to … Continue reading Dangerous Mindsets
Written by Ian Lockhart. Ian has been a community based ManUp volunteer since 2016. Ian was a standout soccer player in Ottawa and went on to play for St.Fx on scholarship during university. One of the most glaring examples of what’s wrong with our current idea of masculinity is found in dressing rooms. A transformation from … Continue reading The Locker Room
Written by Aidan Hayter. Aidan is working in his second year as a ManUp leader in Ottawa. He has wisdom well beyond his years and he thrives when it comes to sharing ManUp's message. In our generation, teenagers will go to great lengths to fit in. Even if that means supporting something that they know … Continue reading Opportunity
ManUp member Travis Wing reflects on masculinity and how our culture tends to cloud the waters what it means to be a man.
Former ManUp leader, current member of Justin Trudeau's National Youth Advisory Council, Alec Verch shares his thoughts on a shift in our culture's perception of masculinity.
Written by Jason MacLeod - Member of ManUp since 2015. The power one person has by separating from the norm is incredible. When one man acts, stands up, or speaks up against the treatment and portrayal of girls and women in our society, many more will rise. The power of one man’s words bringing to … Continue reading Separate From the Norm
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