Dads need to help boys understand and shape masculinity. In years past, fathers were often "there, but not there," according to Craig Wilkinson, a dad of two and founder of Father a Nation, a South African nonprofit that addresses gender-based violence, crime and fatherlessness by restoring and equipping men to be nation-builders, fathers [Read more]
Craig talks about how parenthood is a journey towards being and becoming a whole man or woman as you raise your boys and your girls to become whole men and women.
Our future lies in the hands of our children and in our hands lies the future of our children. It sounds like a riddle but it’s really quite simple; how well we raise the world’s children will determine the quality of our future on earth. The most important contribution any man or woman can make [Read more]
Nothing is more important for the future of our planet than how well men and women raise their children. Parents are given the unbelievable privilege of holding the vulnerable, malleable and utterly impressionable life of their child in their hands. In a parent’s hands lies literally the power of life and death for their children, [Read more]
The Espresso show chats to Craig and his son Luke about the importance of getting your kids to read.Research conducted recently by the Open Book Festival showed that boys are reading significantly less than girls, largely due to the stereotype that reading isn’t cool and because they don’t often see their father reading, [Read more]