Day: December 9, 2009

Invisible Identities, Part 2: The Default Human

So, I’ve talked about how the notion of the invisible identity is problematic, particularly through the framework of my personal experiences of being “invisibly” disabled and non-white. Now to the flipside of invisibility. Certain characteristics exist in the societal consciousness…

Good on Josh Brorby

He wrote a really attrocious article for his school’s newspaper, and has issued a first-class apology. No, really. It’s not one of those “I’m sorry if you were offended” apologies. It’s an all-out, “I effed up and I learned a…

Today, I just can’t.

Dear readers, it has been one of those weeks. And so today I just cannot muster a response to this op/ed by Bart Stupak, defending his amendment to the health care bill — an amendment that limits reproductive choice and…

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