Whose Image is it Anyway?

We live in an age where copyright laws are in flux due to the explosion of social networking and file sharing. First Amendment limitations such as “defamation” and “hate speech” have also become somewhat fuzzy. As a result what we see on the Internet is an unfiltered reflection of ourselves as a society warts and …

The Feminist Spring and The Femen Contradiction

I discovered FEMEN a couple of years ago while watching feminism-related YouTube videos. This was before the “topless Jihad” anti-Islamist explosion. At the time they were just a local Ukrainian group fighting local issues. They were topless early on and “sextremism” has been with FEMEN since conception. But they weren’t battling sexually restrictive morality. Quite …

Do You Need Medication?

Do you find it hard to get up in the morning and go to bed at the same time everyday, with your day neatly divided into time slots? Do you take time away from your career to do useless things like art, blogging and political activism? Do you get banned from Facebook for posting art …