Feminism and Semantics.

I’ve always been amused by the purely semantic argument against Feminism; the notion that because we have nominally equal political rights there is no need for the movement, or that Feminists must want societal privileges at the expense of men….Continue Reading →

Leonard Nimoy.

Leonard Nimoy has passed today. We all remember him as Spock from Star Trek. It was his most iconic role, but it was also something that he struggled with. He continually tried to transcend his identification with that role during…Continue Reading →

Charlie Hebdo.

I’d like to tell you about a society. This society, after having produced a great deal of material wealth by exploiting its own natural resources, still faced a profoundly unequal society, filled with a tiny ruling monarchy and elite ruling…Continue Reading →

Sexism and Racism.

There have been two social issues heavily dominating national discourse at the moment. One has been the rather inescapable issue of race and policing dominating the national media. The other has been somewhat more niche. If you haven’t heard of…Continue Reading →