Operation Zeus in August last year marked the start of an ugly reminder of a European past that we thought we had long buried. Nearly 60 years after the end of the Second European War, migrants were round up from the streets of Greece and shoved unceremoniously into internment camps.
Living in exile in Greece at the moment, I watch the struggle for Scottish Independence from afar. Mainstream sources are almost universally crap – giving the British propaganda a bit of seasoning then vomiting it out through their mass channels.
Guest post from Davy Marzella
The politics of desire are failing us because they have been colonized, and are channelled into capitalist practices of consumption. Media promotes normative ideas about beauty and desire to sell us products that keep the capitalist system intact.
The issue of Rape has been all over the news this month, what with Assange, Galloway and questions raised over what comprises “legitimate rape”. In a previous blogpost, I looked at exactly that issue: “What is Rape”.
The previous blogpost was written in response to chancing across an article promoting the view of some Mens Rights …
Having had to apologise twice in the last week for comments that were patronising or condescending, I’m quite sensitive at the moment about the manner in which I express my views. At the same time, the campaign for Equal Marriage is hotting up in Scotland, and I don’t really approve.
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