The gender activists who fill our schools and government agencies will continue with their efforts to make boys more docile and emotional. But fewer and fewer Americans will support them. Maleness is back in fashion. And one reason is that Americans are increasingly aware that traditional male traits such as aggression, competitiveness, risk-taking, and stoicism--constrained by virtues of valor, honor and self-sacrifice-are essential to the well-being and safety of our society.

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