Monday, May 30, 2016

M3 Bear Essentials: HIV Risks and Denial



Why do some people deny the CDC’s findings on lifetime risk of HIV contraction within the gay black community? Why doesn't widespread knowledge of condoms as an effective HIV prevention method translate into lower transmission rates? In the latest episode of The M3 Bear Essentials, Male Media Mind contributors Xavier Spann, Derrick Jones, Mark O Estes and Gerald Hogan join host Malcolm Travers in a discussion about the ways some of us deny the reality and risks of HIV.

Thursday, May 26, 2016

M3 Bear Essentials: Differences and Discrimination

 
Do differences inevitably lead to discrimination? Do you feel a need to do something about private groups that discriminate? In the latest episode of The M3 Bear Essentials, Male Media Mind contributors Derrick Jones, Xavier Spann, Lonnie Richardson and Gerald Hogan join host Malcolm Travers in a discussion about entrenched racism and the rise of anti-trans bathroom laws.

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Tuesday, May 24, 2016

M3 Bear Essentials: The Prince Tribute


What was your opinion of Madonna’s Prince tribute during the Billboard Music Awards? Will BET regret throwing shade in their promo? What would a proper Prince tribute look like? In the Latest episode of the M3 Bear Essentials Derrick Jones, Chris Inpaq Sutton and Mark O Estes discuss the Prince tribute and the state of music in the mainstream media.

Monday, May 23, 2016

M3 Bear Essentials: Child ABuse


Would you intervene in a situation where you feel a child is being abused? How can you tell the difference between punishment and abuse? In the latest episode of The M3 Bear Essentials, Male Media Mind contributors Lonnie Richardson Mark O Estes Derrick Jones, Devon Branch and Gerald Hogan join host Malcolm Travers in a discussion about Lonnie’s video series on child abuse

Watch Lonnie’s video series on Child Abuse here: http://bit.ly/1YMs8mW 

Thursday, May 19, 2016

M3 Bear Essentials: In Your Face Racism



Would you prefer someone be explicit in their racism rather than have it implied by their actions? What are some strategies you have used to combat discrimination in your circle of influence? In the latest episode of The M3 Bear Essentials, Male Media Mind contributors Xavier Spann, Lonnie Richardson, Mark O Estes and Breeze Vincinz join host Malcolm Travers in a discussion about the different ways racism appears within the gay community.  
 

Monday, May 16, 2016

M3 Bear Essentials: 2016 Election Breakdown


How good are you at expressing your opinions about the candidates in the 2016 election without offending some of supporters of other candidates? How well do you understand those who are choosing not to vote in this year's contest for the presidency? In the latest episode of the M3 Bear Essentials, Male Media Mind contributors Derrick Jones, Lonnie Richardson, Mark O Estes and Gerald Hogan join host Malcolm Travers for a sobering discussion about the possibility of Donald Trump being our next president.