In Search of the New Compassionate Male

In Search of the New Compassionate Male


Latest Episodes

Ep82: Life Skills Coach Clay Boykin on the Circles of Men Project
February 10, 2021

Life Skills Coach, Clay Boykin, speaks about the unique and counterintuitive approach of the Circles of Men Project he launched in 2012. The Project has grown into a global network of men seeking to find the compassion within themselves and a aim for a...

Ep81: Kirby Hiscox and Clay Boykin on the Circles of Men Project
February 08, 2021

Kirby Hiscox, Clay Boykin and Dennis Tardan have a conversation about the origin and evolution of the Circles of Men Project and In Search of the New Compassionate Male. Where does a man turn for support when he is stuck and isolated?

Ep80: Don Frick on Robert Greenleaf and Servant Leadership
February 07, 2021

On the day when he first read Greenleaf’s essay The Servant as Leader in 1986, Don Frick decided to dedicate the rest of his career to understanding and teaching Greenleaf’s ideas about servant leadership. Since then,

Ep79: Philip Kpakiwa on His Harrowing Escape from Sierra Leone
February 07, 2021

Philip Kpakiwa’s harrowing story of his escape from the civil war in Sierra Leone is both powerful and heartwarming. His passion for helping young children in Guinea exemplifies a truly compassionate man. Philip is an expert in peace-building and confl...

Ep78: Roger Steed from COVID to My 3rd Act
February 02, 2021

“The mission of the 3rd Act in 2021 is to increase the impact of our efforts to help deserving individuals and organizations that are making a difference in this crazy world. This year we are going to kick it up a notch and strive to increase awareness...

Ep77: Nic Tovey from Trauma to Trust In Other Men
January 29, 2021

Some about Nic Tovey’s journey: At 22 I experienced what was to be my first great initiation into life. On a regular drunken night out with my brother and a friend, acting like a fool, I was forcibly removed from a night club whilst being punched and k...

Ep76 Nic Tovey on His New Book – The [R]evolutionary Man
January 28, 2021

What it means to be a man today is a very different thing than it was for our fathers, and especially for their fathers. We are living in a monumental chapter in the human evolutionary story, where the realms of gender,

Ep75: Julien Oomen on Music, Transformation & Men’s Work
January 21, 2021

In our search I run across some wonderfully compassionate men. Julien Oomen is one such man. It was a pleasure to have him on my podcast. Julien Oomen is an Amsterdam-based musician who draws inspiration from spiritual ceremonies.

Ep74: In Search of Our Beloved Community
January 17, 2021

In light of recent events, four compassionate men came together to begin a dialog related to the collective crisis in the U.S. This is the beginning of a journey we will be taking together. We do not know how long we will be on this journey or where it...

Ep73: Elaine Grohman on Men and Healing
January 13, 2021

Elaine Grohman joins Host, Clay Boykin, and Producer, Dennis Tardan, and talks about men and compassion, and healing. As host of her show, Earth Wisdom Circles on Empower Radio, Elaine M. Grohman has been working in the field of Energy Medicine for nea...