Is it acceptable for men to cry in public?

President Obama shed a tear for the children of Newtown as he mentioned the murders of 20 first graders at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

This was an incident that shocked a lot of people and of course many took to social media to voice their opinions.

CapeTalk/702’s Phemelo Ngcobo spoke to Siphiwe Mpye Founder & Director at Random Window about masculinity and crying men.

Listen to the full conversation below:

With regards to President Obama crying and of course listening to the tape again, I think it was genuine.

Siphiwe Mpye Founder & Director at Random Window

The idea of masculinity is constantly being challenged, it is constantly evolving …

Siphiwe Mpye Founder & Director at Random Window

This article first appeared on 702 : Is it acceptable for men to cry in public?


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