“Toxic masculinity’ is a concept being used by opinion columnists and academics to tag bad behavior by everyone from Harvey Weinstein to President Donald Trump on Twitter. Discussions link toxic masculinity to issues as serious as gun violence, and as mundane as shaggy beards. We’ll talk with a group of Native men about what it means to be a man, what guidance Native traditions provide and what masculinity has to offer when it stays this side of poisonous.
Greg Grey Cloud (Crow Creek Sioux Tribe) – Co-founder of Wica Agli, based in Mission SD; Rosebud Reservation
Aldo Seoane (Yoeme) – co-founder of Wica Agli
Jeremy Nevilles-Sorell (Ojibwe/ Winnebago) – Training and Resource Director, Mending the Sacred Hoop
Break Music: Hiy Hiy (Grandfather) (song) Randy Wood (artist) Family (album)