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Because being tough all the time hurts. From Burundi to Lesotho, travel with us to Africa to discover the stories of men suffering from the pressure to fulfill traditional male roles, and those defying centuries of stereotypes.
Growing up a queer child in Africa is dangerous because of all the rules around how a man is expected to behave in society.
"Growing up, I made sure I almost never had to hear the question ‘Why are you crying? Are you a girl?!’ that other boys around me were being asked." #CryLikeABoy
Ghanaian-Dutch Ama van Dantzig tells the heart touching story of her neighbour, Frank, and how a toxic culture around masculinity led him to suppress his feelings, to then violence and misery #CryLikeaBoy