Science Fiction Is For White People

The concept of science fiction was built for white people; it took off near the start of the Industrial Revolution and age of Enlightenment in Europe. Scifi is then a very Eurocentric box, though The Arabian Nights and other folklore may contain elements of scifi. Scifi is an expansion, along with technology, in the human...

Dear America

Dear America, My wrists may not bleed with the cuts of chains, But my rambunctious roar for freedom Continues to be muted like elevator music, Songs you bypassed and never cared to play.   My back may not be swollen with a whip Racing across my skin, But my spine is sore with weight you...

The 12 Consequences Of Being A Woman

  Women are blamed for being raped. Every six seconds a woman is molested and raped, even with anti-rape laws and strict enforcement of punishment for rape worldwide. The act of victim-blaming women happens more often than you think. We often blame the substance (i.e. alcohol) if it’s a man who rapes a woman and will more...