africa

In Tunisia, Men Hunt for Random Numbers — Hoping to Fall in Love With the Women They Belong To

One evening not that long ago, my phone lit up with a string of calls from an unknown number. I finally answered: male voice, wrong…

Guys Who Chew Khat Can’t Figure Out What’s Happening to Their Penises

“Hey, come chew with us!” a group of young people sitting on plastic chairs yell over to me. I’m in a parking lot in Pangani,…

The Men Around the World Who Live in the Shadow of Government Oppression

The village of Min Gyi erupted with the staccato blast of rifle fire early on the morning of August 30, 2017, startling everyone awake. The…

Asian Condoms in Africa: When Two Dick Stereotypes Collide

Reinforcing the ancient stereotype that African men and Asian men sit on opposite sides of the dick-size spectrum, Zimbabwean Minister of Health David Parirenyatwa has…