Casual Chats With Racist Scumbags

My faithful readers. ¬†I have not updated this blog for some time. ¬†My last post was about black lives matter on 4 April 2016. I am aware of the ramifications of this lack of posts by me. ¬†Many of you will have forsaken reading altogether in anticipation of my next update. You may have burned Read More …

The Truth Behind Black Lives Matter

Recently I have been involved in a number of discussions about the protest movement “black lives matter”. I have seen this group as a movement with legitimate claims, amongst controversies surrounding their tactics and rhetoric. ¬†I typically don’t see as not reflective of a greater whole,¬†a standard which can be applied to numerous groups. Others Read More …

The Uncomfortable Moderate

In my recent online activities, I have become involved with a group of people united against an online phenomenon known as “doxing”, which involves the releasing of an opponent or offense giver’s¬†private or personal information, generally for the intent of cowing somebody into shutting up. I am a progressive, and due to this, take a Read More …

It’s Stupid To Blame Refugees For Assaults In Cologne

On New Year’s Eve of 2015, outside the train station in Cologne, Germany, an unruly rabble numbering up to as many as 1000 men committed many acts of violence and sexual assault¬†on passers-by. This has since been the grist of many a political vendetta. ¬†The right-wing group Pegida, fronted by former English Defence League (EDL) Read More …

Islam And The Future Of Tolerance: A Dialogue – A Review

Maajid Nawaz (twitter: @MaajidNawaz) is a man with an extremely fascinating life story, full of drama and fluctuations.¬† As detailed in this book, Islam And The Future Of Tolerance: A Dialogue, a collaboration with famed neuro-scientist and atheist Sam Harris (twitter: @SamHarrisOrg), Maajid went from being a young radical recruiter in the Islamic group¬†Hizb ut-Tahrir, Read More …

The New Atheist Threat, The Dangerous Rise Of Secular Extremists – A Review

Years ago, I was bored.¬† Noticing the large bookcase in the hallway of my flat, I browsed lazily through my flatmates’ book collection. Jane Austen’s Sense & Sensibility, no.¬† Dan Brown’s The DaVinci Code.¬† Jesus no.¬† Margaret Mitchell’s Gone With The Wind.¬† Oh holy lord Jesus above NO! Just the same old shit. With depression Read More …

Anything But Guns

78 mass shootings in the United States since 1982, resulting in 547 deaths.¬† America has the most guns per capita¬†(of civilian ownership) of any country in the world, including war torn countries like Syria and Iraq (not to mention the fact that America supplies the world with it’s guns).¬†¬†America also has¬†a¬†second amendment which is open Read More …

The Progressive Case Against Sam Harris, Part I

I’m a liberal. ¬†I’m a bleeding heart, lily-livered pacifistic, white-privileged keyboard warrior, social justice lip-service giving, feminist, trans liberation supporting pro-gay gun grabbing tax raising agnostic hippy admiring anti-war¬†pseudo-intellectual (and yet hipster hating) male that feels guilty for not being a vegetarian. I call myself, a ‘progressive’. For all intents and purposes, this is my Read More …

The Death Of Cecil The Lion And Group-Think Moral Hysteria

Once upon a time, there was a lion. ¬†This lion was named Cecil, and frolicked in the tall grass in the Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe. ¬†Cecil was a “famous” lion, and a star attraction. ¬†He was the king of the pride and a majestic animal, the pride of the park. One day, an incredibly Read More …

Ben Shapiro: The Snivelling Conservative

Recently, there was a rather fascinating debate which occurred on a show hosted by Dr. Drew. The subject was the ESPY sports awards, and Caitlynn (formerly Bruce) Jenner’s ‘bravery’ award. The panel featured Samantha Schaer from The Young Turk network’s Pop Trigger show, transgender reporter Zoey Tur, and Breitbart.com senior editor Ben Shapiro. Watch the Read More …