French Friday: The Real Masculinity Crisis
There's no denying that American men are struggling. Depression, drug use, and suicide are on the rise, and there are plenty of voices on the far right eager to blame feminists, the LGBT movement, #MeToo, and the left in general. They say our culture has made traditionally masculine traits "toxic" and stolen from men the one thing they need most—respect. David French explains to Skye Jethani why this diagnosis is wrong. He argues that the real crisis isn't that men lack respect, but that they lack "virtuous purpose." Plus, French and Jethani revisit the war in Ukraine one year after the Russian invasion. While the Biden Administration's support for Ukraine has gotten stronger, overall American support has weakened. What does that mean, and how will this conflict eventually end?
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1:04 - Theme Song
3:00 - Men need purpose more than respect
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29:47 - The crisis of masculinity
34:20 - Christianity and consumerism
43:00 The War in Ukraine
1:02:22 Next Presidential election
1:08:20 - End Credits
Links mentioned in interview
David French: https://twitter.com/DavidAFrench
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