Monthly Archives: April 2017

the oppression of cleopatra at the hands of misogyny

Misogyny. It is something that is inherent to our culture. Whether you are conscious of it or not, it is something that manifests itself in even the most menial issues, and has the ability to obscure reality. Cleopatra VII Philopator, or more commonly known simply as Cleopatra, is the perfect example of inherent misogyny and its […]

social oh so social media

Social media is quite a powerful tool. It is powerful in the sense that we ourselves create a discourse that is moulded to reflect our own mentalities. We choose who we follow, we like what we like and coding and whatnot ensures that our feeds remain consistent with our interests, and by extension, our perceptions. […]

western censorship

  Media ownership is something I am quick to associate with censorship. I guess this presumption stems historically from the blatant abuse of power which has led to media as a tool of manipulation. Looking back, there are many instances where ownership has led to some form of censorship. The most prominent example which many […]