Rob Okun


Raising boys to love and care, not kill

“Heart contracts; numbness and tears collide. Ten dead, 13 wounded; this time in Santa Fe. If we’re ever to end the bloodbaths, we have to put gender at the center of the national conversation about mass murders…”

Rob Okun
Published in: The Recoder-Greenfield, Superior Telegram, The Gilmer Mirror, The DallasMorning News, Counterpunch, Voice Male Magazine, Times Union, The Sunburg News
Date: May 23,24,25,26,29,June 7,2018
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Students: Time is Ripe to Add Gender to Gun Debate

“It’s time to listen to the students. Across the country, teenagers have walked out of classes, stood in holy silence, and delivered stirring speeches calling out their elders…”

Rob Okun
Published in: Women’s ENews, Tacoma Weekly, Chagrin Valley Today, Bainbridge Island Review, Counterpunch, Gilmer Free Press, The Recoder-Greenfield, Madison Press, Rob Okun
Date: March 22,23,28,April 3,2018
700 Words

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Men and Sexual Assault in the Age of Trump

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“Forget Harvey Weinstein. And Bill Cosby, and Bill O’Reilly, and Roger Ailes. But do remember the women. Remember all the women, famous and unknown…”

Rob Okun
Published in: Newberry Observer, Women’s ENews, Counterpunch, Gilmer Free Press, City Watch, My Journal Courier, The Recoder-Greenfield, Superior Telegram, Madison Press
Date: October 17,19,20,21,24,2017
691 Words

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Needed: A “Men Against Gun Violence” Campaign

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“Again. Worse than ever. A horrifying mass murder by a lone killer. This time in Las Vegas.”

Rob Okun
Published in: Bainbridge Island Review, Women’s ENews, Rob Okun Blog, Voice Male Magazine, Daily Hamphire Gazzete, Tacoma Weekly, The PeaceWorker, Sierra County Prospect, The Sunburg News, Sierra County Prospect, Tacoma Weekly
Date: October 5,6,8,12,13,16,18,19,2017
679 Words

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