Emotionally Present / Personal Is Political / Race/Ethnicity

Colonialism, Racialized Language, & The Victim-Envying Complex of N. American Atheists

I’m going to spoiler alert this right off the bat: one of these things is not like the other. That doesn’t mean, however, that they are in any way simply unrelated or completely disconnected. That’s not how the world works: all oppressions and privileges are woven into one another, and all these intersecting twists and … Continue reading

Emotionally Present / Gender / Open Letter / Race/Ethnicity / RCMP Investigations

An Open Letter To Unknown Female Model: Ignorance Is Not Lovely

The identity of the unknown female model in photos with Cpl. Jim Brown’s Doppelgang (aka Mr. Charles) has been LOLWHOOPS! revealed to me. I am not in the least bit surprised. Just disappointed. I can fully appreciate how uncomfortable it must feel to be informed that the surviving brother of one of the Aboriginal women … Continue reading