A long-read about maleness, masculinity and masculinised violence. Looking at how violence disproportionately affects, and is perpetrated by, men. My discussion on the psychological, sociological and anthropological implications and potential ideas of how we can help moving forward.
Tag Archives: politics
Thinking to Hell and Back: Wicked Problems
We discuss the sociological concept of ‘Wicked Problems’ problems that are complicated, have no easy solutions, have no necessarily right or wrong answers but that tear our societies apart nonetheless.
Modern Things Romans Would Love #1: Social Media (especially Instagram and Twitter)
It is quite funny that actors in Roman society were considered only a step above prostitutes. Indeed many actors ran a side business as prostitutes, so bereft of opportunities, and funds, they were in acting. I say it is funny because to an extent all Roman life was an act, an elaborate performance. If youContinue reading “Modern Things Romans Would Love #1: Social Media (especially Instagram and Twitter)”
Modern Things Romans Would Love #4: Bipartisan Politics
I will refrain, entirely, from making any inference or references to contemporary political situations. Make your damn own.
Bad History: Boudica and Bullshit Nationalism
I didn’t know Boudica. Did you?