Climate Conscious
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Climate Conscious

American Masculinity is an Environmental Problem

American culture tells men to waste and destroy

A very manly truck (Pixabay)

We hear a lot about toxic masculinity in American culture, but the toxicity is usually metaphorical. When it comes to the environment, traditional American masculinity — especially the type that tends to be celebrated in white, rural, and exurban parts of the country — is literally toxic. It’s polluting…

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George Dillard

George Dillard

Exploring the past to illuminate politics, the environment, and more. Also: worldhistoryfacts.com. Buy me a beverage: https://ko-fi.com/georgedillard