Men in Families
  • Representative of Model Families Overwhelmed with Honor at Military ParadeSeptember 6, 2015Huang Chunhong, the representative of "the Most Beautiful Family", was full of pride for China at the grand military parade in Beijing on September 3.
  • Fathers Failing Their Preschool Children: ReportMay 14, 2015Chinese fathers are failing to play an adequate role in educating their children before they reach school age, according to a report released by the National Health and Family Planning Commission on May 13.
  • Study: Women Who Marry Gay Men Suffer AbuseMay 5, 2015Most Chinese women who unwittingly marry gay men suffer a wide range of abuse from their husbands, including violence and sexual apathy, according to a study believed to be the first of its kind in China.
  • Men Should Fight for Gender Equality: Dr. Fang GangDecember 11, 2014On December 8, Dr. Fang Gang, along with three other male experts, attended the launch ceremony of a documentary film titled "Men Tell Stories," where he shared his views on gender equality with the male audience.
  • Meet China's Most Henpecked HusbandsAugust 22, 2014A recent online post about men who are afraid of their wives has stirred up a hot debate among netizens.
  • A Couple Works Hard to Promote Fatherly InvolvementApril 9, 2014Ordinary, regular Chinese couple, Li Wei and Wen Zhigang, have learned to understand and appreciate each other in order to build a happy life together and promote the involvement of the father in families.
  • Men Should Step Forward to Fight Domestic ViolenceMarch 10, 2014It is critical to engage men in preventing and ending violence against women, especially so as to ensure better health outcomes, including sexual and reproductive health.
  • 10% of Men Suffer Domestic Violence in SE China's NanchangMarch 6, 2014In recent years, Nanchang in southeast China's Jiangxi Province has seen an increase in domestic violence complaints, with about 10 percent coming from men.
  • Should Fathers Quit Jobs to Look after Children at Home?March 3, 2014Children of stay-at-home fathers tend to have higher IQs, more confidence, and do better in school, but despite such benefits, fathers find it difficult to quit their jobs to care for children at home.
  • Fathers Too Busy to TalkFebruary 28, 2014For many children, dads are becoming distant figures who pop up occasionally at parent-teacher conferences or do the disciplining when the reports come home.
  • Hit TV Show Highlights Dads' Roles in ChildcareNovember 18, 2013Hunan TV's new program Dad, Where Are We Going? has become hugely popular since it debuted in October. However, the subject of the show --- fathers' involvement in children's upbringing --- has stirred heated public discussion.
  • Are Chinese Boys Becoming More 'Girly'?October 17, 2013A recent informal survey of Chinese primary school boys has raised public concerns that education, family environment and pop culture in China are contributing to the feminizing of the country's boys.
  • 'Eagle Dad' Forces Son to Run NakedFebruary 8, 2012A man calling himself "eagle dad" recently stirred up a public controversy after he uploaded a video of his 4-year-old son, whom he had forced to run naked in the snow, to the Internet.