Allow me to mansplain the fallacy of ‘white male privilege’

For a while now I’ve heard about something called white male privilege. As a white male who has never felt especially privileged, I never quite understood what the term was trying to refer to. I think I first heard about it when one of my favorite science fiction authors at the time, John Scalzi, wrote about it … Continue reading “Allow me to mansplain the fallacy of ‘white male privilege’”

What does social justice even mean?

The term social justice is one of those terms that seems to have as many meanings as people advocating for it. I feel as though if I asked ten people what social justice means, I’d get ten different answers. That’s not good. When I look up the term in the dictionary, I get a definition … Continue reading “What does social justice even mean?”

Trump’s first State of the Union

I only watched a couple of minutes of last night’s State of the Union speech by President Donald J. Trump. Everything I needed to know about our union’s current state I learned in the first minute. Our president is Donald J. Trump, failed casino proprietor and reality TV personality. One look at the podium told me … Continue reading “Trump’s first State of the Union”

How Trump apologists are spinning what he said

Just when I thought Donald Trump finally dug himself into a racist hole with his golden racist shovel that even he cannot get out of, his supporters have begun trying to give the man a hand by obfuscating and conflating what he said. For the record this is what Donald J. Trump, 45th President of the … Continue reading “How Trump apologists are spinning what he said”

GQ names Colin Kaepernick its ‘Citizen of the Year’

I just learned GQ is still a magazine. I also learned they have named former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick its Citizen of the Year. Good for them. I’m glad a print magazine is still able to remain viable in 2017. I also value good citizenship. I’m just not sure what world GQ is living in if … Continue reading “GQ names Colin Kaepernick its ‘Citizen of the Year’”

Scott Kratz is still alive and he’s extremely racist

If you factor someone’s skin color by the square foot, Scott Kurtz is more of a white person than almost anyone.

If you factor someone’s skin color by the square foot, Scott Kurtz is more of a white person than almost anyone.