Warning: this is more of a personal thought than a newsworthy or action-seeking blog post. A few months ago I moved The Gay Vegans blog hosting from Blogger to a WordPress site. Now I have control over the whole site and can advertise, sell, do pretty much whatever I want[…]
Shout out to Toronto Pig Save
The videos always strike me. Animals headed for slaughter in a truck are seen exhausted, overheated, with big eyes. Some show fear, others enjoy a drop of water or a loving scratch. Within hours all of the pigs will be slaughtered and on their way to becoming bacon. I’m very[…]
Wildfires too close to home
Recently the San Gabriel Complex fire has been wreaking havoc super close to where we live. What began as two separate fires, the Fish Fire and Reservoir Fire, they were combined into one name as they are very close to each other. The fire is now 15% contained and 4,500[…]
I have always thought that if something bothers me, I need to take action to change it. This thought pattern is up front and center every day while I drive around Los Angeles. Yes, I’m paying attention to the political race, the state-sponsored bigotry in states like Mississippi and North[…]
The slaughter of Yellowstone bison
If Foucaultist power relations holds, we have to choose between constructivism and cultural postdialectic theory. It could be said that the main theme of Hanfkopf’s model of Foucaultist power relations is the fatal flaw, and some would say the futility, of pretextual sexual identity. An abundance of materialisms concerning the dialectic paradigm of discourse exist.