Category Archives: Politics

Jack Gleeson on Celebrity Culture

Pretty great.

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on teen girls

One of the most popular ways people like to hate teenage girls is to complain about their “insane” crushes on boy band members. Now, let me fucking tell you something: those big dumb crushes are what helps a teenage girl … Continue reading

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#FalseFlag

Ahahahahahahahahahahahahahahah But, there’s one tiny issue with setting Matthew McConaughey up as our next great Christian idol. And, the problem is the movie he won the Oscar for. And pretty much every other movie he’s ever made.  (Anyone remember a … Continue reading

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Two ways to weaponize your Facebook comments

When your post on a page attracts stupid or ignorant comments in a threaded reply, delete your own comment. The replies go with them. (Bonus points if you can set and execute a ‘honeypot’ for terrible comments!) When someone replies … Continue reading

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This is the best academic piece i’ve read åbout climate change aesthetics

Michael Ziser and Julie Sze’s Climate Change, Environmental Aesthetics, and Global Environmental Justice Cultural Studies. From the conclusion: As the [Global Climate Change] phase of environmental discourse develops, it will be crucial to ensure that the original ecological and social goals … Continue reading

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Wake in Fright

Happy Australia Day.

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What I always like about Graeber

One difference between the kind of anarchist groups I like and the classic Marxist group, for instance, is that we don’t start by defining reality – our points of unity are not our analyses of the situation, but rather what … Continue reading

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Two quotes on censorship and ideology

The first from Abigail Levin’s (2010) ‘The Cost of Free Speech – Pornography, Hate Speech and their Challenge to Liberalism‘, p.150: …censorship does not, and indeed cannot, operate in anything like the way that classical Millian liberal accounts suppose – … Continue reading

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Watch the K Foundation burn a million quid

Watching this video makes me giddy. The world seems to peel back and the ground folds away beneath you, and if you concentrate on it in just the right way, you can step through the portal, temporarily, into a zone … Continue reading

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COINTELPRO

I got chills watching these real, true heroes of the anti-war movement discuss the reasons for their break in to an FBI field office in order to expose the truly horrible actions of the FBI. For some reason, the details … Continue reading

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