There Will Be No Savior and if You’re Looking for One, You’re the Problem

Get ready for some deeply unpopular and uncomfortable truths. I’ve got coffee in hand, one of my favorite candidates dropped out, and I’ve got a pile of axes to grind. Behold the pile of my blunt axes, for they are myriad. I’ve been trying to be nice and play nice during the primary season, and …

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Not a Rapist? Good. Do You Laugh at Rape Jokes? You Enable Rape Culture.

Image credit: Tasha Sturm/Cabrillo College/asm.org Julius was a military physician working for the German army in the late 1800s. His job was relatively simple: cure tuberculosis. Working alongside preeminent bacteriologist Robert Koch, he discovered and helped develop the ideal method and conditions for growing bacteria.  This was no easy feat. (Most) bacteria requires an ideal …

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