The topic of abortion has become one of the most heated issues of our time. As a male, I have felt hesitant to be openly vocal about an issue that seemingly affects women far more than men. In addition to that, I'm also not very well-read when it comes to issues of health or biology. … Continue reading My Perspective on Abortion
"To learn who rules over you, simply learn who you are not allowed to criticize." - Voltaire1 ***CONTENT WARNING: DISTURBING IMAGES*** I have always understood members of the LGBTQ community have endured hostile and unjust treatment throughout history. I grew up in an era when it was common for kids in school to name-call using … Continue reading Political Correctness v Blasphemy Laws
Sixteen years ago I remember when I was about to catch the bus to school, and the television was on when I had heard the breaking news for the first time. It had been recently announced that one of the towers of the World Trade Center was struck by a passenger aircraft. My parents and … Continue reading There Are No Safe Spaces
With all this madness regarding Donald Trump becoming the new American President, I was hoping all the tension and hostility would eventually die down a bit; and maybe, just maybe, Trump would actually prove himself to be a somewhat decent leader. Unfortunately, I've been disappointed by both sides equally. We not only have a national leader … Continue reading Should Church and State Be Separate?
It is truly a frightening moment in the history of North America, and quite possibly the world. Donald Trump's inauguration is today, and I refuse to watch it or partake in it. Not only because I do not support Trump, but also because I do not support the rampant, reactionary hostility that surrounds his presidency from both … Continue reading Darkness is Rising
I'm Canadian. Our federal and provincial governments operate on a very different formula than those of our American neighbours. Our political systems are far from perfect, and there will always be room for more improvement as time and generations pass by. Last year we had both our federal and provincial elections within months apart from each other. … Continue reading I’m Done With American Politics