You don’t need to be any kind of genius to know that I am a fairly liberal-minded feminist. My few political posts and my most recent reblogging of coverage of the recent Gamergate idiocy should tell you that. 568 more words
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In my lit theory class, discussing José Esteban Muñoz’s Cruising Utopia: The Then and There of Queer Futurity, I listened to the sort of defences of heteronormativity and marriage that I thought didn’t exist anymore among twenty-somethings, at least those who have just read maybe one of the greatest pieces of queer theory ever written. 2,679 more words
I was listening to the radio in my car yesterday when I heard that California has banned single-use plastic bags. Every time I go to the grocery store and don’t use the self-checkout, I watch with distaste as the bagger throws a few items per bag and unnecessarily double-bags like it’s a fetish. 1,040 more words
Will they still need us? Will they still feed us?
Laurie Oakes spoke tonight at Curtin University on political journalism in the digital age. It was terrific. 681 more words