There is a vacuum of relevant Leftist rhetoric about abortion. The Left has no cohesive abortion stance. We call for more militant feminism, we hold safer spaces workshops, we volunteer at abortion clinics, we contact legislators, we wave signs on signifi...
There has been a long pause in my posts; life has interfered with my writing, as it tends to with the less disciplined of scribes. I will spare you the details and leave it to your collective imagination. Shall I jump right in and address the topic that has...
There is a vacuum of relevant leftist rhetoric about abortion. The left has no cohesive abortion stance. We call for more militant feminism, we hold safer spaces workshops, we volunteer at abortion clinics, we contact legislators, we wave signs, we share ...
A guest post by John Wolfe, the theoretician behind a post that has been trending Reddit in various places since it was first published and reigns as the second-most read BAMF post ( behind my response to Federici ) of all time. From the philosopher yo...
Men who use nicknames for women to win fights are creepy, sexist and dumb
Misogynists like to be overly familiar, but it says more about them than their opponents
When you call a rape anything but rape, you are just making excuses for ...
From college campuses to Game of Thrones, why the sudden urge to re-name sexual assault?
Nadezhda Tolokonnikova of Pussy Riot's prison letters to Slavoj Žižek
Pussy Riot's Nadezhda Tolokonnikova is currently in a prison hospital in Siberia; here she and Slovenian philosopher Slavoj Žižek meet in an
Why have young people in Japan stopped having sex?
What happens to a country when its young people stop having sex? Japan is finding out… Abigail Haworth investigates
The Grand Budapest Hotel: first look at Wes Anderson's new movie
The first trailer for Wes Anderson's latest film is released today, and the signs are that all those stylistic flourishes we know and love a
How feminism became capitalism's handmaiden - and how to reclaim it
Nancy Fraser: A movement that started out as a critique of capitalist exploitation ended up contributing key ideas to its latest neoliberal
Listen to Britney Spears – work is the new religion
The cult of hard work has a sideline in partying till you drop. Who needs fulfilment or control over our destiny?
Rise and shine: the daily routines of history's most creative minds
Benjamin Franklin spent his mornings naked. Patricia Highsmith ate only bacon and eggs. The path to greatness is paved with a thousand tiny
FBI releases video of navy yard gunman Aaron Alexis during killing spree
Officials say Aaron Alexis, 34, did not target specific individuals and that investigators are still exploring his background
American gun use is out of control. Shouldn't the world intervene?
Henry Porter: The death toll from firearms in the US suggests that the country is gripped by civil war
Elephant smashes into car at Kruger National Park, South Africa - video
Wildlife guide Johann Lombard filmed the incident and says neither the elephant or anyone in the vehicle was harmed.
'Austerity cooking' has been hijacked by the moralisers
Richard Seymour: Jack Monroe's cheap cooking tips were never intended to perpetuate the idea that austerity is somehow good for the poor
High hopes: the UFO cult 'restoring' the victims of female genital mutil...
Victims of FGM are only offered surgery to reduce their pain. But a cult is supporting a few surgeons as they attempt to restore sexual sens
Snowden: UK government now leaking documents about itself
Glenn Greenwald: The NSA whistleblower says: 'I have never spoken with, worked with, or provided any journalistic materials to the Independe