Monthly Archives: February 2015

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WHAT IS WRONG WITH MULTICULTURALISM? [PART 1]

Originally posted on Pandaemonium:
I gave the Milton K Wong lecture in Vancouver on Sunday.  I very much enjoyed the event- it was a stunning venue, a superb audience and a good discussion of the issues. My thanks to the…

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Samara Linton| What Cambridge has Taught Me about Representation

Originally posted on Fly.:
Flashback fifteen years or so and you would find me laughing with my family, frying fish by the riverside. Moving from the Jamaican countryside to inner-city London was a time I could probably write a novel…

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Chelsea suspend two more fans over PSG racism incident; Total now five

Originally posted on ProSoccerTalk:
On a day Jose Mourinho said the locker room was “ashamed” of the racist actions of some road fans on Tuesday in Paris, Chelsea continues to put the hammer down. [ MORE: JPW’s Premier League picks…

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MLK Day: the Lessons of Pacifism & the Civil Rights Movement

Originally posted on The Red Phoenix:
Today is the celebration of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday in the United States. While it is ostensibly celebrated to promote the Civil Rights Movement, one wonders why MLK, among all other…

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A belated response/ take two on why I don’t think ableist jokes are funny

Originally posted on snipets of overanalysis:
I am writing this because according to some the message was lost in my original critique of the Banshees “Tourettes: brainstorming out loud” poster because the way in which it was delivered. I raised a…

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Voids.

Originally posted on The Deepness Project:
The empty, derelict, unfinished sanctuary stands bang in the middle of a desolate village. Its potential peers through the weed and grass flourishing in its gaping cracks. My heart sinks and my body laughs…

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