social justice

rites

Something woke this way comes

June 20, 2020 10:30 am

Strange Rites: New Religions for a Godless World by Tara Isabella Burton reviewed

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The Oscars and the triumph of Social Justice Realism

June 17, 2020 5:36 pm

Hollywood’s audiences don’t care about diversity in movies as much as people in Hollywood do

riot

The roots of riot

May 30, 2020 11:11 am

This is the most sterile rebellion any country has ever seen

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The vocal minority celebrating Boris Johnson’s COVID-19 diagnosis

April 2, 2020 11:46 am

I’m not the only one to have noticed the increased level of vitriol on social media since the lockdown begun

atheists

The unholy alliance between atheists and evangelicals

October 24, 2019 5:00 pm

Is social justice a civilizational and eternal threat?

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Colleges should be ‘islands of excellence’

October 18, 2019 1:52 pm

Scarcely a month passes without some distinguished professor being targeted for defenestration

knitters

Cast off: how knitters turned nasty

September 26, 2019 9:20 am

However woke you are, it’s not good enough

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Cambridge’s shameful decision to rescind Jordan Peterson’s visiting fellowship

March 21, 2019 3:29 am

The university’s ‘inclusive environment’ means the Canadian philosopher isn’t welcome. But of course...

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The woke corporation: how campus madness entered the workplace

March 7, 2019 12:36 am

Governments have always been vulnerable to forms of political craziness. What’s new is the behavior of big business

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history

Will history survive?

February 18, 2019 6:23 am

The ongoing monument controversy shows the susceptibility of ‘liberating tolerance’ to fanaticism

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When did the left gaslight itself?

February 14, 2019 11:53 am

The idea that personal characteristics always give you the moral high ground is self-evidently nonsense

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Esquire falls foul of hashtag activism

February 13, 2019 10:16 am

The men’s magazine ran a cover story about how hard it is to be a white man

liam neeson

In defense of Liam Neeson

February 5, 2019 12:28 pm

The primal need for vengeance condemned by the Irish actor is now on full display by his haters and detractors

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The desperate pursuit of woke capital

January 15, 2019 4:45 pm

Elitist capital, the oft opponent of the progressive left, is now in lockstep with its social agendas

masculinity

The unending war against masculinity and men

January 10, 2019 12:13 pm

If the APA is looking for toxicity, it should start by examining itself

awokening

The great awokening

January 3, 2019 8:36 am

Do social justice warriors believe in magic?

thanksgiving

Stop pretending you don’t love Thanksgiving

November 21, 2018 11:22 am

You get to tell your whole family that they’re fascists

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The woke go broke

November 2, 2018 8:16 am

What’s the connection between shrinking profits and being vocally progressive?

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Yes, the Grievance Studies hoax is hilarious – but it’s also rather worrying

October 3, 2018 6:45 am

In order for a society to remain even vaguely healthy it has to have healthy institutions. And for institutions to be healthy, they need to be justly respected