Rescuing maleness from a degenerative spiral and rebuilding their constructions of identities that are positive and valued is not an easy task.
By Dr Margaret Nakhid-Chatoor
Without guided intervention, illiterate boys become illiterate men. Fatherless boys become fathers who father fatherless boys. Boys who are abused become men who abuse others. Boys in adverse childhood circumstances become men who continue to create adverse childhood circumstances for mothers. Without structured and guided intervention, the cycle continues.