Helen RazerAug 7, 201414 Comments
Young women no longer see feminism as a social justice movement of value -- and who can blame them?
Helen RazerJul 31, 201434 Comments
Richard Dawkins and Sam Harris are beating us over the head with blunt and meaningless references -- it's been a bad week in atheism.
Helen RazerJul 24, 201442 Comments
In an age of spectacular oversupply of both images and political perspectives, gore has lost its value. Sharing graphic images from the Gaza conflict turns private moments of death and grief into horror pornography.
Helen RazerJul 17, 20148 Comments
We assign the value of meaning to everything, thereby making it valueless. We want to believe that solutions are before us, but they aren't, and just by declaring and debating whether something matters, we make sure it doesn't.
Helen RazerJul 10, 201429 Comments
Tony Abbott does have a moral reason for refugee cruelty. But it's not a question of morals -- it's a simple banal evil.
Helen RazerJul 3, 201427 Comments
We should quit expecting the unlikely convergence of great talent with great moral courage. Plus, what's so wrong with bubbling?
Helen RazerJun 26, 201410 Comments
Do you hate freedom or do you hate brown people? These were the choices on offer -- but it's a false dichotomy, and you can reject both terms.
Helen RazerJun 19, 20149 Comments
Let's really put an end to the age of entitlement and make media barons accountable for their business failures, rather than legislating their right to steal our right to choice.
Helen RazerJun 12, 201421 Comments
You think Ricky Muir came out of that interview looking bad? Think again. Willesee's interview was a wake for late modernism, with politics and journalism both emerging distinctly tarnished.
Helen RazerJun 5, 201452 Comments
So all you progressives love Malcolm Turnbull. Why, when he's destroying the NBN and represents the ruling class?