Julie Mastrine is a marketing and PR professional who’s passionate about being a responsible member of the media who elevates critical thinking and civil discourse.
She is the Director of Marketing at AllSides, a site that provides balanced news and media bias ratings.
Julie is also a frequent writer and editor who writes for Evie Magazine on topics such as politics, culture and relationships. Her work has also appeared in USA Today, The Federalist, and other publications.
I invited Julie on the show today to discuss a very astute article she wrote for Evie magazine entitled “Sexual Liberation May Be Making Men Less Masculine."
IN THIS EPISODE:
6:00 The big lie of sexual liberation
9:00 Relationships need to be “defined” now because boundaries have been eroded
10:00 When women place constraints around sex, it causes men to be more masculine. Casual sex has eradicated the incentives for men to become more masculine
10:30 Fatherlessness also plays a role in the emasculation of men
11:00 Sex used to be a high risk endeavor pre-birth control pill
11:45 Women used to be more choosy when it came to having sex with men
13:00 Men aren't hardwired to commit to women they can sleep with easily
15:00 If women collectively changed their ways, men would rise to the occasion
18:00 Julie discusses her feminist background, her dating history, and what she learned living in big cities
25:50 Geography plays a big role in people’s outlook on relationships, marriage/family
28:00 Julie talks about her work with All Sides, which focuses on media bias ratings
30:00 Why the messages regarding love and courtship in romantic movies are wrong
35:00 Two people need to be aligned on the big things
38:00 Mature, masculine men are willing to sacrifice
43:40 Most people have jobs, not careers
45:30 The simple things in life are the most meaningful