Essay — Capitalism and Queerphobia, A Materialist Analysis

It goes without saying, I hope, that oppression based on gender identity and sexual orientation is a reality in our society, and as materialists we must recognize nothing exists without cause, and that these seemingly identitarian axes of oppression act in some way as functions of capitalist class society. Liberal identity politics provides surface-level analyses … Continue reading Essay — Capitalism and Queerphobia, A Materialist Analysis

Poem — The Changeling

The stars hung in the darkened sky As the corbies eastward fly And forth she wanders, passing by beneath the silver moon The old straight road, she knew it well And as her footsteps softly fell And echoed lightly through the dell she sang a hopeful tune And at road’s end she found him there … Continue reading Poem — The Changeling

[essay] The Watermelon Manifesto: Solarpunk and a future worth fighting for

  The Watermelon Manifesto (solarpunk and a future worth fighting for) The culture around us, most especially the worlds of speculative fiction and independent music, is replete with trends ending in -punk, representing alternative visions of the world, and one of the newest, having entered the public discourse only about five years ago, is solarpunk. … Continue reading [essay] The Watermelon Manifesto: Solarpunk and a future worth fighting for