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Can you be masculine without being alpha

Masculinity Without Being Alpha? Separating Male Energy And Leadership

The term masculinity often gets conflated with being alpha. Is it the same thing? Is being an alpha male just a result of being very masculine? Or is it not related at all? There are a few things to say about this so let’s get into it. Can you be masculine without being “Alpha”? Being …

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Masculine potential: Unleash your Male Force

Do you ever have the feeling that you’re not doing what you could be doing? The feeling that you’re not the man you can be? That you have capabilities as a man that are underused? The feeling that you have the potential to develop your masculinity and skills far beyond your current state? You’re probably …

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The 7 Knightly Virtues. A Modern Interpretation

The knight is one of the historical figures that has a kind of magic surrounding it. There is a list known as “the seven knightly virtues”. What are the seven knightly virtues and what can we learn from them today? That’s what you’ll find out in this post. What are the seven knightly virtues? The …

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Fragile masculinity: What does it mean? Does it exist? What can you do?

After the article about “toxic masculinity” it’s time to address the next “fun” term that is thrown out about masculinity sometimes. That term is “fragile masculinity”. What does that mean? Is it something real? And if it is, what can you do about it? Keep reading to find out. You might also like this article; …

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9 Things That Make a Man Masculine [Most Important Things]

Masculinity has come into question more and more over the last years. Words like toxic masculinity, fragile masculinity and toxic men get thrown around more and more. Without knowing what makes a man masculine, it’s difficult to say anything about those judgments. What makes a man masculine? There are 9 important things that make a …

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Guide to masculine traits: Independence [Causes, Effects and solutions]

Independence is one of the common traits that make up a masculine character. There are several sides to independence however. You can be independent from several things. The mindset to become independent is quite similar for the different areas. Let’s find out what independence is and how to improve it if necessary If you’re interested …

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What does toxic Masculinity Mean and does it exist?

What does “Toxic Masculinity” mean and does it exist? [Definitions]

Toxic masculinity is a term that gets thrown around a lot lately. In discussions in the media it seems to come up a lot and #metoo seems to have propelled the previously fringe term into the mainstream or at least into my view.  Since I’m not exactly sure what it means I thought it would …

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6 Masculine traits and examples we can learn from

6 Masculine examples and what we can learn from them.

We’ve looked at the definition of masculinity in a previous article. That article was pretty theoretical, just looking at the dictionary definitions. I thought it would be a good idea to find some people who are great examples of some of the masculine traits I’ve found before. I’m not saying these people are perfect without …

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