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I think that all the silence is worse than all the violence
Fear is such a weak emotion that’s why I despise it
We scared of almost everything, afraid to even tell the truth…
I just finished this excellent article by post-colonial (among other attributes) theorist Sara Ahmed; it’s rather long but worth reading, and the introduction is particularly touching—but I just wanted to quote here some parts that I found especially important and which really spoke to certain things I’ve encountered.
TOKYO—After winning two landslide elections over the past year, Japan’s popular, powerful prime minister, Shinzo Abe, faces little parliamentary opposition. One of his most widely quoted policy critics runs a tiny pub named “UZU,” or “Tidal Swirl,” hidden among the back streets of a dowdy Tokyo commercial neighborhood. 131 more words
About a month or two ago, I was given the opportunity to write a paper examining a social problem or inequality through a specific lens of justice. 916 more words