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Fictional Characters as Real People

We haven’t been talking much about fantasy-writing on this fantasy-writing blog. Oh, we discuss plenty of out-and-out fantasy–like the campus rape culture, Global Warming, microaggression, income equality achieved by the brute force of government: stuff that has no basis in reality whatsoever. 336 more words

A Personal Note

KATHERINE TIMPF: A Room Full of White People Is a Microaggression Claims University of Illinois Report

National Review — Apparently, just being in certain rooms is a microaggression.

According to a new report released by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, just “walking into or sitting in” a classroom full of white people is a microaggression in itself. 103 more words

Race

Simply Interesting: New Words In 2015

Do you know the meanings of gender, bigender, and gender-fluid? How about the meanings of permadeath, crash blossom, slacktivism, and hyperlocal? Well, they are just some of the words that were recently added to the English dictionary. 323 more words

Duzon Life

Of Mice and Men...

It occurred to me while meditating in my marathon Mother’s Day bath, that white America considers the black man as a kind of a house-pet. Lowlier than a dog, but not as reprehensible as mice. 1,027 more words

How Liberals Make Human Life Unliveable

Want to kill your culture dead? Simply set up a lot more colleges and universities than the country will ever need, staff them with insane liberal wackos, and, at great cost, fill them with millions of not-very-bright students with no particular bent for scholarship. 338 more words

Pop Culture

A Mother Lode of Deluge This Holiday

What is the hardest holiday for a single gal? Christmas, Valentine’s or Mother’s Day? The holiday in May used to be the most innocuous of them all, but things are different now. 418 more words

Word of the Day 5.11.15: MICROAGGRESSION.

Microaggressions are the everyday verbal, nonverbal, and environmental slights, snubs, or insults, whether intentional or unintentional, which communicate hostile, derogatory, or negative messages to target persons based solely upon their marginalized group membership.* 108 more words

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