Latest from Monica Hesse

Gillette’s advertisement invoking the #MeToo movement only features men. That’s a problem.

  • Jan 18, 2019

New American Psychological Association guidelines suggest that certain masculine behaviors can harm everyone — including men.

  • Jan 13, 2019

We need to be more discerning about whether a performer is offering commentary on outrageous behavior — or just behaving outrageously.

  • Jan 8, 2019

It’s time to stop asking whether women running for political office have nice personalities.

  • Jan 4, 2019

Seven writers argue for their favorites.

  • Dec 28, 2018

As portrayed in “On the Basis of Sex,” Marty Ginsburg understood that his wife’s success didn’t threaten his manhood.

  • Dec 26, 2018

The buzz over a made-for-TV hairline shows we don’t know how to discuss men’s cosmetic work — or women’s, even.

  • Dec 18, 2018

Older women in power face a minefield of stereotypes to avoid. It’s not fair — but the 78-year-old politician is navigating it shrewdly.

  • Dec 12, 2018

The president may swoon for men in uniform. But we’re all guilty of judging by appearances.

  • Dec 10, 2018

Web Hostess Monica Hesse sifts the Internet so you don't have to, searching for meaning, manners and the next great meme.

  • Jun 28, 2018
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