Stage 3

The Crisis in Masculinity After #MeToo

After a recent article I published in Vox debated whether sex addiction is a “real” mental disorder or primarily an excuse used by men to escape punishment for sexual crimes, I received an onslaught of emails from men. Dozens of men. Some asked for advice about treatment for sexual issues, others (including a male therapist) wielded insults, accusing me of being, among other epithets, “self-serving” and “a tight-ass bitch.” I answered the sincere requests and deleted the trolls: