It’s high noon on International Men’s Day and tumbleweeds blow across empty streets. There are no parades. There are no empowering slogans. No-one congratulates me on my genitalia. No-one tells me that I’m beautiful.Read more "International Men’s Day: The Day Men Forgot"
The final moments of Sears Canada in photographsRead more "All Dinosaurs Die"
Never in our time has one name so encapsulated the fight against the forces of oppression as Che Guevara. An icon of strength and intelligence, and insignia for moral idealism, conviction and integrity. He’s kind of like Jesus, but with a cool beret.Read more "La Ley de la Sierra: How The Revolution Ended Up On Your T-Shirt"
Some humans have personalities that do not work properly. No-one knows why some humans have faulty personalities; some people think that it is because of chemicals in the brain and some people think it is because they are just selfish or genetics.Read more "An Idiot’s Guide To Mental Illness"
Do we swear because it gives our words power or have we just run out of intelligent things to say? Is bad language an emphatic linguistic tool or a crutch for our crippled vocabularies?Read more "… And Other Bad Words"