In the summer I lead wilderness trips for young men. During our trips, we ask our teenage guys one fundamental question: What does it mean to be a good man?
This is a challenge for many of our young men who are saturated with images of hyper-masculinity: violence, greed, and misogyny. For some, their understanding of being a man revolves around self-aggrandizement, revenge, and flashy wealth. Manliness means exerting your power over other people to show your toughness. In other words, it looks a lot like Donald Trump.
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