My Collected Writings on politics, science fiction, theology, and women.
This short, educational film is intended to contrast the fantasy of violence in cinema, and the reality of violence in real life. Or as Aaron Clarey would say, it’s dispelling the Roundhouse Kicking Chick-Cop fantasy!
If we are going to examine the mistakes of others, it should be with the goal of amending the mistakes which we make ourselves. Men and women have been set up to be adversaries; it’s crucial that we learn to become partners.
The violent removal of Dr David Dao from United Airlines flight 3411 is but another example of the creeping anarcho-tyranny taking over our society, the sick marriage between corporations and governments, where the top-down, unaccountable dictates of lawyers and EULAs are backed up by violent force.
Companies and governments stay in power by empowering the lowest common denominator, but the result is a trashy, second-rate world full of third-rate people. They rule over empires of dirt, rather than cohabiting with virtuous and engaging fellow humans. Everybody’s miserable, and society is decaying, but at least the logic of it all remains consistent.
Official Statement: The Daily Beast Publishes Fake News, Claims that Matt Forney and I are White Supremacist Terrorists
The Daily Beast’s John Green is a case study in everything wrong with modern journalism.
“Never Again” boldly accuses, but silences speech. It becomes an inversion of the Blood Libel. In the face of such a crime, contrition is insufficient. No forgiveness – only demands of continued prostration. And by prostrating himself, by offering apology, the European confirms his guilt. Thus he justifies – thus he demands that genocide be committed upon him in return.