Promundo in the Press – May 2019

Welcome to “Promundo in the Press,” a monthly recap of media that mention Promundo or MenCare, the global fatherhood campaign that Promundo co-coordinates. We know that in order to create a truly equal, nonviolent world in which men and boys are allies in the fight for gender justice, we need to spread the word. Here are the top 10 featured articles from May:

  1. Teen Vogue features the The Cost of the Man Box research in “The Cost of Toxic Masculinity.”
  2. WAMU 88.5 interviews Promundo President & CEO Gary Barker on The Kojo Nnamdi Show, “Everybody Do Your Share: The Gender Gap In Household Chores.”
  3. The New York Times cites the State of the World’s Fathers 2017 report in “What ‘Good’ Dads Get Away With.”
  4. The Telegraph highlights the MenCare Campaign and its work in “What’s Not To Like? A Gender Equal World Would Be Wealthier, Healthier, And More Peaceful.”
  5. The Atlantic cites data from the State of the World’s Fathers 2017 report in “Don’t Be Grateful That Dad Does His Share.”
  6. NPR features data from the State of the World’s Fathers 2017 report in “’All The Rage’ Isn’t About Moms Having It All — It’s About Moms Doing It All.”
  7. Ms. Magazine quotes Promundo’s Brian Heilman and highlights the Measuring #MeToo: A National Study on Sexual Harassment and Assault study in “Measuring #MeToo.”
  8. Promundo’s Margaret Greene authored a piece on Medium called “A Post-2020 Imperative: Help Boys and Men Embrace Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights.”
  9. Hello Giggles covers The Cost of the Man Box report in “Researchers Estimate That Toxic Masculinity Costs Americans At Least $15.7 Billion—Yes, BILLION—Every Year.”
  10. The Pioneer highlights the Very Young Adolescence 2.0 curriculum in “Counteracting Destructive Gender Rules.”
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