Tag Archive | human-rights

Wizards’ World War (s.3)- Dispatch 19(d): The Big Picture


Tweet of the Day: Happy Birthday, Ray Bradbury ——— ——— Season 1 & 2 – Season 3 Premiere – Dispatch 19c– Dispatch 20 ——— Canadian Broadcasting Centre, 250 Front Street West, Ontario, Canada,  28 July, 16:51 hrs GMT -4 The camera faded from commercial back to the studio. Again, it frame McAdam face against the […]

Act of Remembreance


  Let us Remember in this cold January day, those Forgotten, Departed, Ignored. Let us Confront the Demons within, Slay Ignorance, And Shine a Light for Thee. Let Us Remember The Abuse, The Murdered, The Enslaved. Let Us stand against Villainy from without, And from Within. ——-

Addendum….


    Because sometimes other people say in a few minutes what it takes me a lifetime:  

Space for Rent: Look but Don’t Touch


Tweet of the Day: Alisa Valdes: Anti-feminist romance not so romantic ——- Sounds simple enough, every responsible parent makes sure their children learn the difference between admiring an object and manipulating without permission. I am tempted to make a straight line analogy between this and the idea that no woman “asks” to be rape. That is, […]

Why Slut Shaming is Wrong


Because you are using the word wrong, Sex does not make you neither a slut or a whore, Whoring is a profession, the oldest of them all, Sluting is using your sex to abuse all, Abusing those that love, bullying those that don’t, And the word doesn’t care what is between your legs, After all, […]

Voting Away Your Rights


Tweet of the Day: Fire & Ice: The August 2012 Blog Chain ——– This will be a short but politically motivated post. Why do people vote their rights away? What compels people to give away their protections against abuse from the State? Why is it that those that claim to be for freedom the loudest […]

TV Tropes Monday: Ridiculously Human Robot


Tweet of the Day: Video Games ——- Real life robots are basically an mechanical arm stuck to the ground with some kind of tool gun at the end of said arm. Not so in fiction. Enter this trope. Which makes perfect sense from a writing point of view, we been doing it for ages: Anthropomorphism […]

Space for Rent: But You’re Not….


Tweet of the Day: I am a woman who games, not a “gamer” girl” ——– I’m not gay. I’m not a woman. I’m not Africa-American. And so on and so forth. So why have I used this space to discuss issues relating to groups I am no part of? It boils down to rights: mine, […]

Space for Rent: Magical Thinking


Tweet of the Day: Snow Child ——- Have you ever come across a person that makes a ludicrous, counterfactual or wildly inaccurate statement and does it with absolute assurance that it is the unquestionable truth? Then you might be dealing with this: From the Wikipedia page: Magical thinking is causal reasoning that looks for correlation […]