A large number of contemporary feminists are hostile towards capitalism. One only need to peruse the halls of your local university’s philosophy department — preferably one where office door art is acceptable. Next take a stroll through the women’s studies department. Pick up some of their recent work or even follow a Twitter or Facebook page.
How the Industrial Revolution and Economic Progress Enabled Sexual Liberation
The Nation That Preferred to Turn In On Itself
Outside of the Western democratic world, it is often an unfortunate fact that abundant resources and a lack of fundamental institutions condemn a nation to despotic or even tyrannical rule, often by a military junta or relentless dictator.
The Misused Claim of Moral Obligation
In my role with The Stateless Man, name-calling against me seems to be par for the course. Recently, for example, someone emailed and called me a “Capital Communist.” “Cultural Marxist” is also a regular favorite with my detractors.
Far and Away for Adventure and Opportunity
Someone recently asked whether there was a particular film that inspired me to pursue adventure abroad. Although I won’t advocate for its historical accuracy, Far and Away remains a favorite in this regard.