Masculinity

On this episode of TheFallenState TV, host Jesse Lee Peterson sits down for an exclusive interview with Derrick, a 21-year-old man who lives in Los Angeles.  Derrick identifies as an incel, which stands for "involuntary celibate."  The interview spans many topics, including: How does a person become an incel?  What causes most incels to retreat into online forums?  What are the main types of incels? Are most incels depressed? Do the types of women on the 'dating market' have to do with the increase in incels these days?

On this episode of TheFallenState TV, host Jesse Lee Peterson is joined by love and relationship coach DeAnna Lorraine. Jesse and DeAnna discuss today's biggest dating and relationship topics, including the hookup culture, MGTOW (Men Going Their Own Way), 'toxic masculinity,' traditionalism vs. modern feminism, and more! Deanna explains how shy men need to have more "B.A.L.L.S." when it comes to navigating the dating scene, like Donald Trump. They also get into: Are men and women equal? Should there be gender roles in a relationship?

On this episode of TheFallenState TV, host Jesse Lee Peterson sits down with two accomplished entertainers. Joe Hernandez-Kolski is a two-time HBO Def Poet and Emmy award-winner.  Joshua Silverstein is an actor, comic, and beatboxer who can be seen weekly on "Drop the Mic" on TBS.  Jesse asks his two guests about being multiracial (Joe is Mexican and Polish, and Joshua is Jewish and black), as well as what they think of interracial dating.  The conversation moves into an exchange about men and masculinity: should men be emotional and into their feelings?

On this episode of TheFallenState TV, host Jesse Lee Peterson sits down Emmy Award-Winning HBO Def Poet Joe Hernandez-Kolski, and comic/actor/beatboxer from TBS' "Drop the Mic" Joshua Silverstein.  In a 2-on-1 verbal boxing match, host Jesse Lee Peterson quizzes comedy duo Joe and Joshua on Kanye West's support for Donald Trump, their candid thoughts on men & masculinity today (i.e., should men be emotional? Is gender a social construct?), and their take on religion.  Don't miss a very lively debate!

On this episode of TheFallenState TV, host Jesse Lee Peterson sits down with Jerod Zavistoski, a comedian, dating coach, and a social and political commentator.  Jesse and Jerod begin by getting into a debate about atheism and God after Jerod reveals that he grew up devoutly Christian, and then later decided to become an atheist.  Jesse asks Jerod where he gets his values from, now that he doesn't believe in God.  They then delve into masculinity, feminism, today's dating world, MGTOW, and whether Jerod thinks like a woman or a man.

On this episode of TheFallenState TV, host Jesse Lee Peterson is joined by Allen Corben, the co-chair of the National Organization for Men Against Sexism (NOMAS). They partake in a spirited and wide-ranging discussion that touches on everything from patriarchy, to Christianity, feminism, Black Lives Matter, Harvey Weinstein, and transgenderism. Jesse (as president and founder of BOND) and Allen (as co-chair of NOMAS) are both leaders in organizations aimed at helping men, but they go about it in very different ways! They also define men and masculinity very differently.

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