Category Archives: USA

You don’t have rights over your children, you have responsibilities to them

I think we would all agree that as parents (or if we were parents), that we would act in the best interest of our child(ren) and recognise that we are responsible for a human being who’s not fully capable of … Continue reading

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One of the better news stories of the year.

‘We’ did it! For once, this isn’t going to be one of Things Can Only Get Better’s usual world-weary cynical despairing rants at society’s problems. For once, we can publish a celebratory post with limited analysis (much to everyone’s disappointment … Continue reading

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Y’all paying attention?

There’s a lot one can fault with the USA’s political and governmental processes, the most glaring being the so called ‘fillibuster’. It grants far far too much power and influence to small groups of legislatures in Federal and State Congresses … Continue reading

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From the Archives: Santorum Pulls Out

For various reasons Nash didn’t get round to writing much new content this week. However, in penance and as a compensation to our loyal fans, he’s dredged up some classics from the archives. Here, from 12th April 2012, is something … Continue reading

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You know what they say about a man with a big gun?…big bullets…

Remember the 1960s and the so called ‘culture war’? The fight for sexual, reproductive and racial rights? The left actually winning? Well if you miss all that, then coming to an American suburb near you is the new and improved … Continue reading

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Well, it could be worse…

If you ever think that your campus has it bad with misogyny and sexual harassment, then just remember, it could be worse. Last Wednesday on the campus of the University of Arizona (UoA) a planned Take Back the Night was interrupted by a less … Continue reading

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