• Hashtag Je Suis Choqué: Was it a MISTAKE to Back Charlie? #JeSuisCharlie

    Hashtag Je Suis Choqué: Was it a MISTAKE to Back Charlie? #JeSuisCharlie0

    • April 6, 2016

    To paraphrase the Hebdo editorial Everyone’s Been Talking About, all Muslims, bear with my sarcasm, are responsible for any terrorism popularly associated with Islam, because if we like and respect Muslims, then we can’t condemn their religion. And if we can’t condemn the religion, then we can’t condemn violence. Right? Does that make sense? Ah… So,

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  • Alison Rapp and Speech We Hate: Disentangling an Ugly Mess

    Alison Rapp and Speech We Hate: Disentangling an Ugly Mess0

    When Alison Rapp was hired to work at Nintendo of America, her 2011 undergraduate honors thesis, Speech We Hate: An Argument for the Cessation of International Pressure on Japan to Strengthen Its Anti-Child Pornography Laws, had been publicly available in the Honors Review for more than a year. Then, as now, it was available freely for public, and certainly

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  • The Thursday Book Beat: Angolan Rapper Arrested for Book Club Pick

    The Thursday Book Beat: Angolan Rapper Arrested for Book Club Pick0

    • March 31, 2016

    Once again, I’ve taken over Angel’s book beat which means I have all of the power where book news is concerned! (cue cackle). Before we begin, I just wanted to say RIP to Ellen Seligman who died this past Friday. She was an editor and publisher of McClelland & Stewart for four decades. An Angolan rapper and activist, Luaty

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