How Should We Understand the UK’s Decision to Leave the EU?Read more "The Anarchic Impulse: The Meaning of Brexit"
On a lesser-known EP, Saskatoon-based Close Talker confidently revisit their own first impression in order to reengage with certain thematic elements and develop the subsequent emotional impact.Read more "Deep Cut – “Creature”"
Why #NeverTrump Remains More Important Now Than Ever BeforeRead more "A Time for Resolve: #NeverTrump"
Faced with the largest movement of peoples since World War Two, can the principle that “No One is Illegal” still stand?Read more "Humanism’s Limit: The Refugee in our Times"
Carly Rae Jepsen’s Emotion was unjustifiably overlooked at this year’s Grammys. “Warm Blood”, the great standout of the album’s second half, is just one of the reasons why.Read more "Deep Cut – “Warm Blood”"
Our Writers Tackle the Trump Phenomenon Head On.Read more "Is Donald Trump Evil? A 14th Floor Conversation."
Sean Callaghan considers the implications of a Star Wars galaxy caught in perpetual war. What is at the heart of this constant repetition of rising Death Stars? Is this an issue that goes much deeper than bad scriptwriting?Read more "Star Wars: The Force Awakens & Perpetual War"
Genesis’s “Land of Confusion” hit the airwaves almost thirty years ago. When considered beside today’s political developments, it becomes clear that the big single has not lost its punch.Read more "Can’t You See This Is (Still) the Land of Confusion?"
How can the writings of South African Nobel laureate J.M. Coetzee help us reckon with the underlying cause of perpetual war: imperialism as a logic of power?Read more "Unbinding the Gag: The Lessons of J.M. Coetzee’s Magistrate"
Part 4 of Sean Callaghan’s ongoing flash-fiction serial about what happens after the zombie apocalypse.Read more "The Zombie Apocalypse After-Show, Part 4: Rulepole"