18671
Manchester United’s ‘culture’ is overrated. Busby and Ferguson swam against the tide | Barney Ronay
‘The man o’ war works just as well as a metaphor for professional football clubs.’Illustration: Nathan Daniels/The Guardian T here was an interesting programme…
from instapaper
yesterday
Mbongi: an African Way of Governance that Worked Before the Introduction of Western Democracy
‘Mbongi’ is the Kikongo (a language spoken in Congo) word that connotes the coming together of a community to dig up and conscientiously address the problems…
from instapaper
yesterday
Ignore the naysayers, Jeremy Corbyn is heading straight for No 10 | The Canary
Opinion UK At present, it feels like Brexit has engulfed the Jeremy Corbyn-led movement. But ignore the naysayers. Because Jeremy Corbyn is heading straight for…
from instapaper
2 days ago
‘My mum didn’t vaccinate me – this is what happened next’
Meredith's mother was suspicious about vaccines and would never let her have them as a child. For a while it didn't seem to matter, but eventually Meredith (not…
from instapaper
5 days ago
A Layman’s Guide to Rape Accusations - Megan Holstein
Talking about rape with feminist-critical people can sometimes be challenging. We know that rape is a problem, but they ask questions we don’t have exact…
from instapaper
6 days ago
Writer: "This Picture Tells a Tragic Story of What Happened to Women After D-Day"
U.S. Topeka Police Apologize for Father's Day Tweet Encouraging People to Turn In Their Dads <div class="inner-container"> <img…
from instapaper
7 days ago
The Zettelkasten Method
Since classes have let out, I finally have a little more time to continue posts on my method of taking notes. Several friends have asked me about my methods in…
from instapaper
7 days ago
Luhmann's Zettelkasten
Index cards played a large role in research during the last century -- the 20th century, that is. And there is still a great deal of interest in using index…
from instapaper
7 days ago
Frantz Fanon and the CIA Man
Abstract This essay reconstructs a missing link in Frantz Fanon’s life and death. Based on an encounter with Fanon’s CIA handler, C. Oliver Iselin, it presents…
from instapaper
8 days ago
How to Be Great? Just Be Good, Repeatably
Over the years, we’ve all encountered our fair share of successes and failures. As I’ve acquired more of both under my name, I’ve started to contemplate which…
from instapaper
10 days ago
Creative People Have Been Clustering for a Very Long Time
A plaque outside of Charles Dickens's former home on Doughty Street in London, now the Charles Dickens Museum. Dickens formed extensive networks in London…
from instapaper
10 days ago
Can Men Really Be Feminists?
Jagz Mario/Flickr Why do I call myself a feminist? As a guy who writes about feminist issues, I get asked this with some frequency—by men, women, feminists, and…
from instapaper
11 days ago
Are Straight Men Saying They’re Feminists Just To Get Laid?
Teaching GCSE-Aged Girls That They Should Be Calorie Counting Their Breakfast... Has Eating Meat Become More Socially Unacceptable Than Doing Drugs? Jemima…
from instapaper
11 days ago
How Male Sexual Entitlement Hurts Everyone
Huff Po Male sexual entitlement is the belief that men are owed sex on account of their maleness. Society normalizes this message. It’s a message that’s…
from instapaper
11 days ago
The problem with fake male feminists
T here’s a great Saturday Night Live sketch, screened before the Harvey Weinstein allegations, early last year, in which a woman is alone at a bar , waiting for…
from instapaper
11 days ago
Beware These 10 Types of Feminist Men
Closeup on a person with a colorful sweater and brown scarf rolling their eyes, appearing exasperated. In the background, a person wearing pink scarf points at…
from instapaper
11 days ago
Beware These 10 Types of Feminist Men
Share with your friends This article was originally published on EverydayFeminism.com and is republished with permission. Never is a man so potentially…
from instapaper
11 days ago
Medium Well Done: 13 Paper and cardboard
The first paper-like sheets were made by the ancient Egyptians from papyrus, but it was the Chinese who discovered how to break plant fibres down to form sheets…
from instapaper
11 days ago
We don't just need a Universal Basic Income, we need a Universal Basic Services System. Here's what it would look like. | Evolve Politics
J ust imagine how much more you could achieve if you didn’t have to constantly worry about scraping together enough money just to pay the bills and put food on…
from instapaper
11 days ago
'Faboriginal' Steven Oliver jump-starts a conversation about race in a thrilling new show
Review: Bigger and Blacker, Adelaide Cabaret Festival, Sun 9 Jun Nothing beats the Adelaide winter blues quite like a superb, well-crafted cabaret show in a…
from instapaper
12 days ago
Boris Johnson's threat to not pay Britain's Brexit bill is dangerous for the UK economy
The frontrunner in the Conservative Party leadership contest, Boris Johnson announced that, if elected to be the UK’s next prime minister, he would refuse to…
from instapaper
12 days ago
The Last Days of Sharing
Zen Rial / Getty I was at home on a recent Sunday when one of my twin 6-year-old sons did something absolutely adorable, but you’ll have to take my word for it.…
from instapaper
13 days ago
23% of young black women now identify as bisexual
Since 1972, social scientists have studied the General Social Survey to chart the complexities of social change in the United States. The survey, which is…
from instapaper
13 days ago
The “Scary Black Man”: White women’s misandry used to incite racism
Introduction Anyone who hasn’t spent their life trained in gynocentric dogma knows the bigoted history of women’s movements. The women’s suffrage movement had…
from instapaper
14 days ago
Gender Dynamism Remarks, President Akufo-Addo Was Spot On
Gender Dynamism Remarks, President Akufo-Addo Was Spot On << Prev | 06-Jun-2019 Comments (1) Email Print Related Stories Objectively, President Akufo-Addo said…
from instapaper
17 days ago
Op-Ed: Why the Future of Africa’s diaspora is in Africa - THE AFRICAN COURIER. Reporting Africa and its Diaspora!
With over 30 million Africans living outside of their home countries, migration will play a big role in shaping Africa’s future, write Akinyi Ochieng and…
from instapaper
19 days ago
'Black Mirror': ‘Rachel, Jack, and Ashley Too’ Is a Fascinating Jumble
Netflix This story contains spoilers for the second episode of Black Mirror’ s fifth season. One of my favorite notions in science fiction is the copy-pasted…
from instapaper
19 days ago
Is Pan-Africanism Utopian: A Response To Yvette Carnell
Written by Jun 05, 2019 34 SHARES Share Share Malcolm X Shabazz is shown in 1963. (AP Photo) The way #ADOS have rendered ourselves perpetual outsiders in the…
from instapaper
19 days ago
Slack Is Not Where 'Deep Work' Happens | Inside Nuclino
How did you start your day today? Probably reached for the phone. Turned off the alarm. Glanced at the time. Scrolled through the Slack notifications. Went…
from instapaper
19 days ago
Open-Plan Office: Great for Photo Shoots, Terrible for Collaboration | Inside Nuclino
The open-plan office fad took off as a dream for a more collaborative and egalitarian workplace. Tear down those walls! Ditch the soul-crushing cubicles!…
from instapaper
19 days ago
Everest Is Over
Garbage collected from Mount Everest on May 27, 2019 Niranjan Shrestha / AP Alex Honnold, the death-defying rock climber known for scaling thousand-foot granite…
from instapaper
19 days ago
What It Feels Like to Learn Your Rapist Is Dead
This article originally appeared on VICE US. In 1986, Maureen O’Boyle was 22 years old living in Macon, Georgia, where she was a news anchor for the local CBS…
from instapaper
19 days ago
The Empty Empowerment of 'The Handmaid’s Tale'
Hulu This word, empowerment—I don’t think it means what The Handmaid’s Tale thinks it means. Since it debuted in 2017, just a few months into the Trump…
from instapaper
19 days ago
Here's what you'll be charged for basic healthcare if Donald Trump gets his hands on the NHS | The Canary
During his hotly-protested state visit to the UK, US President Donald Trump let slip his plans for the NHS. He revealed that the privatisation of Britain’s…
from instapaper
19 days ago
Here's how much the democrat-when-it-suits-us Remainers have now fu*ked up Britain | The Canary
This article is one of three Opinion pieces looking at what’s next for Brexit in the aftermath of the EU elections. You can also read Josh Funnell argue why…
from instapaper
20 days ago
Opinion | Nigel Farage Is the Most Dangerous Man in Britain
Nigel Farage Is the Most Dangerous Man in Britain He’s the most effective demagogue in a generation. Now he sets the agenda. Mr. Seymour writes about British…
from instapaper
23 days ago
Judith Grossman: A Mother, a Feminist, Aghast….. | RUTHFULLY YOURS
Judith Grossman: A Mother, a Feminist, Aghast….. Posted By on April 17th, 2013…
from instapaper
23 days ago
Fuck you, Judith Grossman
I am a feminist. I have marched at the barricades, subscribed to Ms. Magazine, and knocked on many a door in support of progressive candidates committed to…
from instapaper
23 days ago
'It's ghost slavery': the troubling world of pop holograms
Miley Cyrus in Black Mirror episode Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too.Photograph: Netflix I n the star-making Disney Channel switcheroo Hannah Montana, Miley Cyrus…
from instapaper
23 days ago
The preachers getting rich from poor Americans
Televangelist Todd Coontz has a well-worn routine: he dresses in a suit, pulls out a Bible and urges viewers to pledge a very specific amount of money. "Don't…
from instapaper
24 days ago
Chernobyl: horrifying, masterly television that sears on to your brain
Television This breathtaking series throws us right into the hellish chaos of the nuclear disaster – and its terrors are unflinching and unforgettable Last…
from instapaper
26 days ago
The intersectionality wars
There may not be a word in American conservatism more hated right now than “intersectionality.” On the right, intersectionality is seen as “ the new caste…
from instapaper
26 days ago
Twitter
I find it utterly abhorrent and dangerous that woman are still spouting venom towards Oritse Williams despite the f…
from twitter_favs
27 days ago
Twitter
Quit White Knighting, bro. The man is clean. If this was the man's modus operandi, how come…
from twitter
27 days ago
Twitter
So Oritse Williams is found NOT GUILTY and the accuser still hasn’t been named despite making his life HELL for 3 Y…
from twitter_favs
27 days ago
Twitter
I agree. I don't believe she should get anonymity when she has practically ru…
from twitter_favs
27 days ago
Twitter
Oritse got cleared from rape I will forever believe that someone so down to earth could never do something like tha…
from twitter_favs
27 days ago
Twitter
a huge fuck you to the woman who made this mans life hell
from twitter_favs
27 days ago
Take it from someone he abused: Terry Richardson is a predator with a camera | Jamie Peck
Do we really still have to ask the question whether you can be an artist and a creep? Photograph: Dave Tada / flickr T he other day, I woke up to find several…
from instapaper
27 days ago
Patriarchy - Wikipedia
Jump to navigationJump to search Not to be confused with patriarchate. Patriarchy is a social system in which men hold primary power and predominate in roles of…
from instapaper
28 days ago
Lee Mack is panned for saying women aren't cut out for comedy
In hot water ... Lee Mack. Photograph: Martin Godwin This week's comedy news You know you're in trouble when the Daily Express is giving you lessons in…
from instapaper
29 days ago
The Are Women Funny? debate is as dead as Christopher Hitchens | Bridget Christie
Comedian Lee Mack. Photograph: Martin Godwin for the Guardian I n between some boring tracks on Desert Island Discs on Sunday, Kirsty Young, the naughty minx,…
from instapaper
29 days ago
Why Women Aren't Funny
© Corbis. All Rights Reserved. Be your gender what it may, you will certainly have heard the following from a female friend who is enumerating the charms of a…
from instapaper
29 days ago
What makes the Tories think that anyone must be better than Mrs May? | Andrew Rawnsley
Boris Johnson starts as the favourite in a crowded field.Photograph: Luke Dray/Getty Images I don’t know about you, but I am surprised that Chris Grayling has…
from instapaper
29 days ago
Women without children: ‘I don’t want to be pitied – I’m really happy'
Denise Felkin: ‘To challenge negative stereotypes, I shot 50 women as they lay in the foetal position on their own duvet’ Denise Felkin, 51 I grew up in a…
from instapaper
4 weeks ago
Women are happier without children or a spouse, says happiness expert
Unmarried, childless women have never had it so good, according to Paul Dolan’s research.Photograph: Sky We may have suspected it already, but now the science…
from instapaper
4 weeks ago
Move 9 women freed after 40 years in jail over Philadelphia police siege
Members of Move in front of their house in the Powelton Village section of Philadelphia in 1977. The group have always said James Ramp was killed by fellow…
from instapaper
4 weeks ago
Goodbye AskTheBigot, Hello Them Before Us
We lost the marriage battle because we got a few critical things wrong. First, we thought that studies, logic and tradition would be enough. The reality is that…
from instapaper
4 weeks ago
Moby's treatment of Natalie Portman is a masterclass in beta-male misogyny | Arwa Mahdawi
‘While Moby might not spout obviously misogynistic lyrics, he’s obviously no feminist. He dismisses Portman’s version of events, for example, as a “gossip…
from instapaper
4 weeks ago
Alabama Historians: The Last Known Slave Ship Has Been Found
A family tree listing the descendants of Charlie Lewis, who was brought from Africa to the United States on the slave ship Clotilda. The captain burned the ship…
from instapaper
4 weeks ago
Shocked by the rise of the right? Then you weren’t paying attention | Gary Younge
‘Sooner or later progressives are going to have to stop being stunned by these electoral defeats.’Illustration: Ben Jennings/The Guardian T he morning after…
from instapaper
4 weeks ago
Katie Roiphe’s “The Morning After: Sex, Fear, and Feminism on Campus”
Photograph from The Denver Post via Getty “Stick to straight liquor,” my father advised me when I left for college, in the fall of 1967. “That way, you’ll…
from instapaper
4 weeks ago
Universities 'ignoring lads' culture'
Universities are being accused of ignoring a laddish culture on campuses by the president of the National Union of Students Toni Pearce. A survey of 2,000…
from instapaper
4 weeks ago
Cambridge pushed over sex offence claims
Pressure over the way Cambridge deals with sexual misconduct claims could lead to a lowering of the standard of proof for student disciplinary cases. Students…
from instapaper
4 weeks ago
This Milkshake Spring isn’t political violence – it’s political theatre | Aditya Chakrabortty
‘I’m no fan of lobbing objects at others, but I must confess my greatest upset was the revelation that milkshakes now cost £5.25.’ Nigel Farage after being hit…
from instapaper
4 weeks ago
It’s hard to imagine. But could this really be the end for the Tories? | Polly Toynbee
Andrea Leadsom: ‘fantastical ambitious absurdities’.Photograph: Yui Mok/PA W elcome to an extraordinarily bizarre election day . Pause on the way to the polling…
from instapaper
4 weeks ago
Maybot plods on, each day a greater torment than the last | John Crace
When the chips are down, put your fingers in your ears.Photograph: Dylan Martinez/Reuters M any believe that hearing is the last sense to be lost. If true,…
from instapaper
4 weeks ago
‘In the Abundance of Water, the Fool is Thirsty’: Bob Marley and the Pan-African Dream - This Is Africa
Them Belly Full But Them Hungry Walk down Seventh Street, Buffalo Soldier Come Make we Chant Down Babylon (Joseph Hill of Culture, 1989). The month of May sees…
from instapaper
4 weeks ago
Group Chats Are Making the Internet Fun Again
Photo: Shutterstock (pigeons) Depending on how you count, I’m in between four and 18 active group chats, across half a dozen different apps that occupy most of…
from instapaper
5 weeks ago
Implications of deforestation in Nigeria
Deforestation has been a major problem for many countries over the past few centuries. Forests are slowly disappearing from the face of the Earth, and one of…
from instapaper
5 weeks ago
Dr Ruth: 'Nobody has any business being naked in bed if they haven’t decided to have sex'
‘Sex for us Jews was never considered a sin’: Dr Ruth Westheimer.Photograph: Corey Nickols/Contour by Getty Images E arly this spring, the Smithsonian Museum in…
from instapaper
6 weeks ago
Is Feminism in Crisis? – Introvert Feminist
A couple of weeks ago I was watching ‘The Big Questions’, a debate show, hosted by Nicky Campbell; covering different moral, ethical and religious topics. The…
from instapaper
6 weeks ago
What Happened After My 13-Year-Old Son Joined the Alt-Right
When my son Sam,* who was then 14, asked me to take him to the Mother of All Rallies on the Mall in September 2017, I said no. The pro-Trump event was billed as…
from instapaper
6 weeks ago
Coding Is for Everyone—as Long as You Speak English
This year marks the 30th anniversary of the World Wide Web, so there's been a lot of pixels spilled on "the initial promises of the web"—one of which was the…
from instapaper
6 weeks ago
You’re Not Getting Enough Sleep—and It’s Killing You
The whole world is exhausted . And it’s killing us. But particularly me. As I write this, I’m at TED 2019 in Vancouver, which is a weeklong marathon of talks…
from instapaper
6 weeks ago
Gavin Williamson 'wanted to invade Africa' and risked war with China, say May allies
Theresa May sacked her Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson following concerns that he risked dragging Britain into war, according to claims by the prime…
from instapaper
6 weeks ago
Humans 'threaten 1m species with extinction'
On land, in the seas, in the sky, the devastating impact of humans on nature is laid bare in a compelling UN report. One million animal and plant species are…
from instapaper
7 weeks ago
Climate change threatens to wreak havoc on the global economy
With the global economy standing to lose trillions as result of climate change damage, the financial sector must sharpen its response to this developing crisis…
from instapaper
7 weeks ago
« earlier      
activism ados advertising africa african-american agency aikido america animal animation api app apple apps architecture art artist arts bands barack.obama bbc beauty berlin black blackbritish blacklivesmatter blog books boxing britain business calendar camera cameronmustgo capoeira children cinema civilrights cocoa code collaboration comedy community computer computing creative crime css culture dance data database database.state design development digital diy doctorwho documentary doodol drawing education email entertainment entrepreneurship environment erotica facebook fashion feminism ferguson film flash food football free funding games gaza gender genius germany google graphic graphics gtd hack hacking hardware health hip-hop hiphop history hosting howto html html5 humour ideas ifttt illustration innovation inspiration interactive interface internet ios ipad iphone iphone.apps iraq javascript jazz justice kapsoblack language law learning life lighting mac macintosh magazine manchester mapping marketing martialarts mathematics media metoo millionsmarchnyc mobile money movies music musicvideo networking news nigeria notmyfirstlady nsa nyc obituary palestine periscope personal phone photography photoshop polaroid police politics pop porn pornography privacy processing productivity programming projects prostitution psychology publishing quicksilver race racism reference research review ruby sandrabland science search seaside security server sex sexism shopping smalltalk social socialnetworking society software soul sport sports squeak startup stephenlawrence strobist surveillancesociety technology television tennis terminal theatre tinderbox tools travel tumblr tutorial tutorials tv twitter typography ui us.election.08 via:packrati.us via:popular video violence war web webdesign webdev wikiweb women wordpress work writing

Copy this bookmark:



description:


tags: