Toxic Masculinity Is Also a Problem on the Left.” Paper Mag. September 20, 2019.

‘It Gets to You.’ Extremism Researchers Confront the Unseen Toll of Their Work.” Hannah Allam for NPR. September 20, 2019.

To Learn About the Far Right, Start With the ‘Manosphere.’” Helen Lewis for The Atlantic. August 7, 2019. 

The Danger of the Trumped-Up Men’s Rights Movement.” Stephanie Russell-Kraft for Ms. Magazine. August 5, 2019.

Misogyny, Male Supremacy and Men’s Rights: Anti-Woman Hate Is Spreading Online.Kim Johnson and Dallas Williams for Texas Public Radio. July 15, 2019. 

Pierce Dignam and Deana Rohlinger at Florida State University analysed 1,762 posts left on the anti-feminist Reddit forum the Red Pill. In a new paper published this month, they describe how the forum abandoned its original apolitical stance in the run-up to the election and instead radicalised its members to support Trump’s candidacy.

How angry men’s rights activists online helped propel Trump to victory.” Open Democracy. April 2019, 2019.

The Washington Post: “Trump’s defense of Covington teens is latest skirmish in culture war about ‘toxic masculinity.'” January 22, 2019.

In a 2018 study, researchers Emily K. Carian and Tagart Cain Sobotka found that men who felt their masculinity was threatened flocked to Trump because of his masculine qualities.

The Rise of Misogynistic Online Forums and Their Increasing Politicization.” Science Times. April 20, 2019.

Why Is Barnes & Noble Helping Antisemitic Male Supremacist Roosh Make Money?Hatewatch, Southern Poverty Law Center. November 15, 2018.

“Interview: Annie Kelly.” Simon Copland for “Queers.” October 10, 2018. 

The Incel Mind: As If Hating Women Will Get You a Girlfriend.” Clarence Page for Chicago Tribune. May 4, 2018.

Inside the ‘Incel’ Movement Inspiring Mass Violence Against Women.” Katelyn Marmon and Kira Brekke for Think Progress. April 29, 2018.

The Virulently Misogynistic Online Community Linked to the Toronto Van Attack Suspect.” Luke Barnes for Think Progress. April 24, 2018.

The Rise of Male Supremacist Groups: How Age-Old Misogyny Morphed into an Explicit Ideology of Hate.” Stephanie Russell-Kraft for The New Republic. April 4, 2018.

Male Supremacy.” Extremist Files, Southern Poverty Law Center. 2018.

A Chorus of Violence: Jack Donovan and the Organizing Power of Male Supremacy.” Hatewatch, Southern Poverty Law Center. March 27, 2017.


The Long History of the Anti-Abortion Movement’s Links to White Supremacists.” Alex DiBranco for The Nation.  February 3, 2020.

Great Little Men: Why the Alt-Right Begs for Money.” Greta Jasser for Fair Observer. November 21, 2019.

Understanding Digital Hate Culture.” Ashley Mattheis for Fair Observer and Center for the Analysis of the Radical Right. August 19, 2019.

The Good Men Project: “The Gods and Monsters of Incelistan” Julia DeCook and Anders Wallace. June 19, 2018.

How Does the Literary Canon Reinforce the Logic of the Incel?” Erin Spampinato for The Guardian. June 4, 2018. 

The Housewives of White Supremacy.” Annie Kelly for The New York Times. June 1, 2018.

The Alt-Right: Reactionary Rehabilitation for White Masculinity.” Annie Kelly for Eurozine. September 15, 2017. 

The alt-right hates women as much as it hates people of colour, The Guardian.” Matthew Lyons for The Guardian. May 2, 2017.


Male Supremacist Terrorism as a Rising Threat.” Alex DiBranco for the International Centre for Counter-Terrorism. February 10, 2020.

The First Anti-Feminist Massacre: A Reckoning with Misogynist Terrorism on the 30th Anniversary of the Montreal Mass Shooting.” Alex DiBranco for Political Research Associates.  December 6, 2019.

Memes and symbolic violence: #proudboys and the use of memes for propaganda and the construction of collective identity.” Julia DeCook in Learning, Media, and Technology. November 10, 2019.

How Deep Does the Rabbit Hole Go? The “Wonderland” of r/TheRedPill and Its Ties to White Supremacy.” Julia DeCook in b2o. November 8, 2019.

Valorizing Trump’s Masculine Self: Constructing Political Allegiance during the 2016 Presidential Election.” Pierce Dignam et al. in Men and Masculinities. September 4, 2019.

Misogynistic Men Online: How the Red Pill Helped Elect Trump.” Pierce Alexander Dignam and Deana A. Rohlinger in Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society. Spring 2019. 

Playing the Trump Card: Masculinity Threat and the U.S. 2016 Presidential Election.” Emily K. Carian and Tagart Cain Sobotka in Socius: Sociological Research for a Dynamic World. March 30, 2018. 

Shieldmaidens of Whiteness: (Alt)Maternalism and Women Recruiting for the Far/Alt-Right.” Ashley Mattheis in Journal for Deradicalization. December 28, 2018.

Ctrl-Alt-Delete: The Origins and Ideology of the Alternative Right.” Matthew N. Lyons for Political Research Associates. January 20, 2017.