There now exist identitarians and labelphiles, caught up in what you are and not what you think, where you’re from and not where you’re headed.
And there she still is; and so it hasn’t worked.
Islamophobia is a meme, and for all the benign and zeitgeist-capturing memes around, this one is insidious, clothed in superficial virtue, and intensely virulent.
In this immediate post-Brexit environment, you are reassuring the wrong people.
Two roads diverged in a yellow wood.
The one who thinks the same at 25 as she did at 20 has not made anything like the most of the intervening years.
Conserving a bird species, then, by dedicating the vast majority of your time and effort to the human communities that share space with it.
It is a singular relationship, that which exists between humans and lions.
Nothing beside remains. Something beside remains.
“They have fought a failing fight for life… stunted by the death of criticism.”
– W. E. B. Du Bois
“Let’s cool it, Brothers…”
I am a lot of not things.
That the first tentative steps toward deep, eventual friendship, informed by a self-interest in easy food as those steps may have been, were taken, willingly, by wolves.
A lot of people seem to think that “feminism” means “gender equality”. While it can, and has and often does and sometimes doesn’t, contribute to achieving it, that is not what it means.
If you’re looking for a Hitler comparison, they are out there, and far more worthy of the title than Trump.