College students told that ‘be a man’ represents ‘toxic masculinity’

College students told that ‘be a man’ represents ‘toxic masculinity’
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[Ed. – At some point, we’ll have to figure out that there’s no point-by-point response necessary to this nonsense.  It just needs to be shown up for the package of death-cult mantras it is, by a successful alternative from which people get actual rewards and gratification.  No one really wants to live with his head up the nether parts of this false god of despair and resentment.]

Gettysburg College freshman James Goodman began his first moments of higher education by being lectured by campus leaders about “toxic masculinity,” he tells The College Fix in an interview.

Students who “identify as male” were shown a docudrama film about masculinity. The film, titled “The Mask You Live In,” was part of the lessons warning students that the notion of masculinity comes with harmful side effects, he said.

According to the trailer of the film, it teaches that the “three most destructive words” a boy can hear growing up is “be a man.” …

Psychiatrist Dr. James Gilligan added “whether it’s homicidal violence or suicidal violence, people resort to such desperate behavior only when they are feeling shame or humiliated, or feel they would be if they didn’t prove that they were real men.”

As he makes the comments, headlines reporting on suicides and murder-suicides flashed on screen.

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