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Jennifer Siebel Newsom’s “The Mask You Live In” and Toxic Masculinity

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Matt McGorry, star of Orange Is the New Black and How to Get Away With Murder, is taking a short break from his ongoing advocacy for human rights to promote director Jennifer Siebel Newsom’s The Mask You Live In, a stirring documentary about toxic masculinity.

Toxic masculinity, as defined by the Good Men Project, is “a narrow and repressive description of manhood, designating manhood as defined by violence, sex, status and aggression.” It’s also what can result from boys and men being repeatedly exposed and held to oppressive masculine stereotypes. Continue reading

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