sticking our liberal noses in your life

I would argue though that today’s “liberals” are the authoritarians as they can’t seem to stop sticking their noses in to the most personal aspect of our lives. What kind of lightbulbs to… Continue reading

critically thinking about evidence for the christian god god

Most of you may know Ark, round at Ark’s place, who periodically publishes posts begging Christians to come forth with evidence for the existence of their god God. He is one seemingly hardened… Continue reading

lefty loserism

VR Kaine gave a great comment about lack of success in leftist movements being down to poor leadership and a culture of ‘loserism’ (which I assume is a synonym for ‘victimhood’, discussed in… Continue reading

the heart of equality

a discussion about selling sex

Emma gives some great thoughts on what sex for sale means in human society, over at The Arbourist. For me, the comment is excellent: she makes great points that should be pondered by… Continue reading

the dawning realisation that I’m sexist

It’s odd to think of the vast amounts of prejudice and discrimination we absorb in our lives. I like to think of myself as a champion of logic and equality: acutely in tune… Continue reading

being a mere woman

This isn’t slam. Just the reality of the situation – you can think of yourself as a human being – but that won’t change the material reality that you, and the class of… Continue reading

understanding the fringe

As someone who has always considered themselves a feminist, and quite radical by persuasion, I was surprised to discover that there’s a lot about some parts of ‘radical feminism’ I find illogical and… Continue reading

responding to facts about inequality

No black Oscar nominees? Maybe that’s because all the movies this year from black actors or producers were crap. (VR Kaine) The recent all-white Oscar nomination scandal provides lovely examples of how people… Continue reading

the company we keep

When I was around 10 years old, I remember a friend telling me that her dad had said all the gay people in the world should be rounded up and put on an… Continue reading