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son's behavior, budding masculinity
The characteristics that are predominantly masculine have been in the process of perfecting over millions of years. Men with these attributes were once prized and honored because they were the men that guaranteed the survival of their families.
Boys were born to explore, to conquer, to invent and to protect. So how do we nurture these attributes?
adoption, birth mother, abortion
The social ideology of adoption is seated too close to our morality nerve. Few dare to separate the needs of a child and the needs of adults have a child.
Disney reinstating James Gunn as the writer-director of Guardians of the Galaxy 3 ignited a controversy reaching beyond the tarnishing of Disney's brand. It sparks a question, to which the answer is a social-political barometer. Do we really want to trade redemption for social assassination?  The Backstory Last year James Gunn was fired by Disney over pedophilia and rape-laced Tweets that were nothing...
Rather than being appreciated for the future explorers, warriors and leaders they were designed to be, boys are viewed as defective little girls. Teachers want them to love reading and play nice, and no one wants to know where their hands have been.