“The persistent idea that seeking therapy is a form of weakness has produced a generation of men suffering from symptoms like anger, irritability, and aggressiveness,” which are, by the way, common symptoms of depression in men

My point in all of this is twofold: 1.) It sucks that women have to compensate for men’s pitiful EQ’s, and 2.) “toxic masculinity” is the perfect phrase to describe something that leaves men depressed and unable even to articulate it

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Here’s another quote that pretty well sums it up: “They’re starting to see that embracing these things we’ve rejected out of fear of being called ‘gay’ or ‘a pussy’ are actually huge acts of courage.”

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