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Holding the Center: Privilege, Pain, and Pantheacon

So many have been made aware in the past few days of the actions and controversies present at Pantheacon this year centering around gender exclusion and derogatory speech. For those who are not, I point you here, here, here, and here for some different points of view. Because I see all of this as part [...]

By |February 22nd, 2012|Events, PantheaCon, Politics|2 Comments

Feri is…

A couple of new websites have sprung up espousing the face of non-public Feri. While I do not agree with everything that they have said, I support the right of everyone to speak from their heart about what Feri is for them. I have put links to these sites on the links page at FeriTradition.com. [...]

By |January 11th, 2011|Faery/Feri, Politics|10 Comments

The Fairytale of Equality

"Individual rights are not subject to a public vote; a majority has no right to vote away the rights of a minority; the political function of rights is precisely to protect minorities from oppression by majorities." ~Ayn Rand I'm not usually into Ms. Rand, as she tends to be invoked fiercely by the conservative right... [...]

By |November 4th, 2009|Politics|4 Comments