Putin’s lgbtq anti-“wokeness”?

a mystical möbius — curating facts, ideas, text, and media to create a contemplative space.     Proximate context - stoking "culture wars" I'm writing this piece today in response to Kansas U.S. Sen. Roger Marshall, who waded into the culture wars [again] yesterday [5/4/22] and essentially demanded the right to discriminate, i.e., requesting changes … Continue reading Putin’s lgbtq anti-“wokeness”?

Vladimir Putin’s “wokeness”?

a mystical möbius — curating facts, ideas, text, and media to create a contemplative space.   Housekeeping note:     ~~~~~ Politics and strange bedfellows In this short piece I show how Russian president Vladimir Putin appears to be in an unlikely ideological coalition with a U.S. social justice movement. Please allow me to explain. … Continue reading Vladimir Putin’s “wokeness”?

Ukrainian genocide?! (pt. 2)

a mystical möbius — curating facts, ideas, text, and media to create a contemplative space.   Russia attacks Ukraine Tick-tock... in long broad strokes In an essay from July 2021, Russian president Vladimir Putin began to claim that the nation "Ukraine" is a made-up entity, that it has no basis in historical reality without Russia's … Continue reading Ukrainian genocide?! (pt. 2)

Ukrainian genocide?!

a mystical möbius — curating facts, ideas, text, and media to create a contemplative space.   Genocide?! You be the judge Ukrainian president, Volodymyr Zelensky, has said, without equivocation, that Russia has committed genocide in Ukraine. Genocide is a very specific kind of war crime. "Genocide" has been so oft used as an attention-grabbing designation … Continue reading Ukrainian genocide?!

War’s new frontier

a mystical möbius — curating facts, ideas, text, and media to create a contemplative space. . ~~~~~ Housekeeping Previously regarding Vladimir Putin's war on Ukraine: March 6, Putin’s criminal aggression; March 13, Two things can be true at once; March 20, Another Apocalypse? Already?! [Note: the March 6 piece includes a list of information resources. I … Continue reading War’s new frontier