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Punishing Kindness

I’m really upset about the response to Elon Musk’s offers of help for the Thailand cave rescue. He didn’t have to do anything, yet he spent time, money and effort on constructing a child...

Statecraft by Feelings

It is always important to see events in context. Earlier this week, journalist and activist Tommy Robinson was arrested and sent to prison by British authorities. From the video that surfaced of the arrest,...

In Defense of Landmines

  Landmines are a perfectly legitimate tool and weapon. Over time they’ve accumulated an unfairly negative reputation, mainly due to how some unscrupulous actors have used them. Having the desire to ban a weapon...

Oppression Porn. Season 2

  One of the first blogposts I ever wrote was about The Handmaid’s Tale about one month prior to the launch of the television adaptation of the novel. I made the obvious prediction that...

Why Kanye Actually Matters

Some have in the last few days expressed the sentiment that we shouldn’t focus on Kanye West’s recent political awakening. To some extent I agree. Focusing on Kanye because he is a celebrity and...