Social issues of today

Racism serves “both to discriminate against ethnic minorities and to maintain advantages and benefits for White Americans” (ibid. It contains the essential tension of not-so-egalitarian applied p…

Margaret Atwood on Religion Part1/3 1:20-2:38

In this interview by Bill Moyers, Margaret Atwood discusses the themes in her novel The Handmaid's Tale . Atwood is one of my favorite wr.


Are We Living in the Golden Age of Feminism?

Feminism Has Conquered the Culture. Now Comes the Hard Part A debate on this unprecedented opportunity - Two female writers battle it out over that very question.

dystopian lit

Why are Dystopian Films on the Rise Again

Maine governor reinstates law requiring welfare recipients to actually contribute to society