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2019 Peace Prize Nominees With A Better Claim Than Greta Thunberg

2019 Peace Prize Nominees With A Better Claim Than Greta Thunberg

Receiving the Nobel Peace prize is a life-changing award. Alfred Nobel said that it should be given those who “shall have conferred the greatest benefit to mankind”, and while Greta Thunberg’s is an undeniable force and her movement much appreciated and noted, she has not generated a direct benefit on a global level that advances…

The Intolerant Left

The Intolerant Left

A political demographic which has always prided themselves on tolerance has now become the leading force in undermining our democracy. It used to be the little Trumplings that were the apparent threat to America but these days there is a new fascist group; the intolerant liberal left. It is evident that people on both sides…

Abortion Is Not An On-Demand Option

Abortion Is Not An On-Demand Option

  Before I get into the real numbers on abortion, I want to preface by saying that I believe women should always have the option where necessary to abort a fetus, and I’m only ever going to apply how I feel about this subject to western societies because I know the circumstances and needs for…

Western Feminism Cannot Help Third World Women

Western Feminism Cannot Help Third World Women

First of all, I am very aware of my privilege. I just hesitate to go along with any social indoctrination without questioning it. I believe we need to be able to express disagreements without resorting to tribal insults. Isn’t that what empowerment is all about? Free expression? First world feminists – and I’m aware of the fact that I’m making generalizations now – but most…

Gillette Controversy

Gillette Controversy

It’s the age of #MeToo, and everyone wants to galvanize the moment and be part of the conversation. Procter and Gamble’s Gillette is no exception. The company has released a new advert which is not about shaving, but about male behavior. The company’s new advert highlights various manifestations of toxic masculinity, followed by a harmony of…

#IDONTBELIEVE

#IDONTBELIEVE

Disclaimer: I believe feminism is needed in some parts of the world and I believe all and any sexual assault allegations must be taken seriously. What I do not believe in, however, is feminism which promotes exemptions for women, which brings me back to what I want to discuss today. What we witnessed with the…