For-Show Female Empowerment & Gender Fluidity are Simply the Latest Instruments of Corporate Capitalism
Opinion

For-Show Female Empowerment & Gender Fluidity are Simply the Latest Instruments of Corporate Capitalism

Should women unashamedly wear mustaches? Should men abandon their masculinity because it’s ‘toxic’? This is all just a smoke screen capitalist overlords use to hide real issues and stay in power, philosopher Slavoj Zizek believes. In one of the latest anti-objectification messages, women’s razor brand Billie ran an ad timed to Movember (the annual ‘mustache…

Role Over: Crisis of Masculinity Leaves No Place for Men in a Progressive Society
Opinion

Role Over: Crisis of Masculinity Leaves No Place for Men in a Progressive Society

What does it take to be a man in modern Western society, where tolerance of all things liberal exists alongside antagonism to ideas deemed incompatible with the progressive order? What identity can men maintain in this world? Being a gentleman and displaying chivalry – opening doors for women or giving up your seat on the…

GQ magazine’s ‘New Masculinity’ is Men in Make-Up and Dresses
Opinion

GQ magazine’s ‘New Masculinity’ is Men in Make-Up and Dresses

I’m not sure who asked it to, but GQ magazine has used its November issue to redefine the modern man. It’s put a bunch of men in make-up and dresses and called it the ‘new masculinity.’ GQ stands for ‘Gentlemen’s Quarterly’ but ‘gentlemen’ are a toxic brand in the post-Weinstein world, and just don’t sell…

Touch Too Much? Washington Weaponizes #MeToo Movement, Much to Joe Biden’s Surprise
Opinion

Touch Too Much? Washington Weaponizes #MeToo Movement, Much to Joe Biden’s Surprise

The nationwide sexual shakedown that first took root in Hollywood has spread cross-country to the US capital, and is now knocking on Joe Biden’s door. Is nobody safe anymore from charges of improprieties? However, with the dawning of the #MeToo age, it seems that the prying public has pushed the envelope too far, and people…

Look Out, Men: Your “Toxic Masculinity” is Now the Focus of Progressive Wrath
Miscellaneous

Look Out, Men: Your “Toxic Masculinity” is Now the Focus of Progressive Wrath

The growing epidemic of imagined victim-hood is expanding, and you won’t believe who the witch-hunters are after this time. You’ve likely heard that colleges across the US have been offering courses and workshops focused exclusively on how “whiteness” is a serious social problem. Universities are not the only “educational” institutions teaching students that being white is something…