Ubisoft has been criticised for dropping plans to include playable female characters in their new title – but is this simply more of the same sexism?
Following the Elliot Rodger shootings, the #YesAllWomen hashtag highlighted a real social malady, and our responses should take care to acknowledge that rather than use it as an opportunity for nitpicking.
Neil deGrasse Tyson is the latest scientist to ruffle the feathers of philosophers, in telling them that their discipline is pointless. He’s partly right, but also wrong – and perhaps wrong to say so.
One should, in general, be able to discuss controversial moral topics without it being assumed that you support the worst possible consequences of the topic under... Read More
The results of the Pew Global Attitudes Survey on Morality indicate that South Africa might not be as morally conservative as some might think it is.
Originally published in the Daily Maverick Somewhere out there, a reader named Sally has just suffered a terrible loss. Or maybe it’s Samantha, or Sarah – anyway,... Read More