Edu. Prof. Op-Ed Calls on Young Men to be 'Upstanders' | St. Lawrence University

Edu. Prof. Op-Ed Calls on Young Men to be 'Upstanders'

Jeffery Frank, associate professor of education, wrote an opinion article that was featured online at Syracuse.com, which calls upon society to teach young men to be "upstanders" and to teach them to stand up for women.

Frank asks, "Does the fact that someone is a father of daughters say anything significant about that person and sexual harassment or sexual violence?" He continues, "Just because a man may happen to be a good father or a good coach to a group of young women says nothing of significance about his willingness to face up to an honest reckoning with the ways his culture is unjust."

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