Review of Red Pill by Hari Kunzru (2020)

Proposing to an affluent, white, male, cisgender Left-liberal in 2016 that someone like Trump might be elected president would likely have one greeted with a response comparable to the 'Blue Screen of Doom' that is displayed when one's PC freezes. Or an incredulous laughter borne out of unexamined hubris, although this may have been a defense mechanism against an inconceivable, unacceptable and terrifying truth soon to be tangible.

Learning to Lead on Climate

The road signs on my journey to becoming a climate activist are marked by the following: two countries, two disasters, two fossils. And, above all else, my internationalist appreciation for the value of life; be it in our own neighborhoods, halfway around the world or in the future, has been my guiding light in encouraging others to join this fight.

Why I Started This Blog

Tales from Humanitarian Bohemia is a blog that unabashedly supports the values of tolerance, cosmopolitanism and internationalism. It's primary function is to review literature related to the field of human rights, humanitarianism and social justice from both the fiction and non fiction genres. The reasons I started it were to better articulate my thinking concerning… Continue reading Why I Started This Blog