The Softboy Must Die

A white guy wearing a slightly gay-looking floral shirt, which I assume makes him a hero to everyone looking at this picture.
“Well, I’ve put on this shirt, that’s patriarchy smashed for the day.” Photo by Nick Karvounis on Unsplash

I didn’t begin this week expecting to locate the single tweet that encapsulates all of my issues with contemporary Masculinity Discourse, but here we are, and here it is:

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Jude Ellison S. Doyle

Jude Ellison S. Doyle

Author of “Trainwreck” (Melville House, ‘16) and “Dead Blondes and Bad Mothers” (Melville House, ‘19). Columns published far and wide across the Internet.