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Open to Debate (formerly Intelligence Squared, U.S.): Are Men Finished and Should We Help Them?

Tuesday, May 2, 2023

By several measures, men are in trouble. Women outnumber them in college enrollment. And even once there, men are not as likely to graduate. Men also face higher levels of substance abuse, higher numbers of overdoses, higher incarceration rates, lower life expectancies, and suicide levels that are nearly four times more likely than women. In this context we debate the question: Are Men Finished and Should We Help Them?