Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Racism’s Just Fine On Reddit Says Site’s CEO

There will be two reactions to this statement from the CEO of Reddit that open racism and slurs are just fine on the site....

Is Private Help a Bad Thing? – Political Spectacles of the...

Some social and political analysts regard private help as a bad thing.  They speak of the “problem” of food banks, and of America’s “miserly”...

Gender Ideology – If People Vote For It Well, That’s Democracy

Democracy is not the system in which everything you like gets done and nothing you don't does. Rather, it's the system in which the...

Sergia Lazarovicha Or Sergio Lazarovich?

Sergio Lazarovich has, so we are told, become Sergia Lazarovich - or possibly Lazarovicha dependent upon how far Argentina goes in following slavic naming...

The Wing’s Perfect Defence Against Charges Of Sexist Discrimination

It's about time this sort of thing happened, women only clubs and organisations being called out over their innate sexism. If we're going to...

The Coincidence of Protest

There is a time for protest. And a place. But not both. Take grouse shooting. Some people consider it a hobby. Some even a way of life....

Nationalise Facebook To Get China’s Social Credit System

People who violate social norms should indeed be cut off from the bounty of civilisation that government provides us with, shouldn't they? We have,...

Gun Control in the United States

I firmly believe I have a right guaranteed by the Constitution of the United States to own a gun, rifle or shotgun for purposes...

Hare Coursing – Making It Illegal Doesn’t Stop It Just Like...

A useful little lesson for bansturbationists everywhere. Just because you make something illegal doesn't mean that the thing will stop happening. Thus, whenever a...

Prime Trolling – Arm The Homeless With Shotguns

The point of politics, in that ethereal state of perfection which does not actually exist, is to propose and then enact collective solutions to...