It comes to a point where so much is happening, that there’s nothing to say. One of the nation’s two major political parties is openly embracing a strategy which is anti-democratic. A pandemic is raging across the nation, as some 45% of the population plainly believes a quarter of a…

We started two wars, did unspeakable things, and killed over a million people, because 3,000 Americans were killed. 20 years later, we’re still involved in military operations in numerous countries, because those 3,000 Americans died.

It’s patriotic to support that 20 years long effort that we’re told is about recompense…

Let’s talk about what it’s like to have a severe and chronic mental illness, and live as a male in a society which has until very recently put a premium on a variety of masculinity which is brutally inhumane and deeply unhealthy.

I have a severe and chronic mental illness…

I don’t believe you. It all comes down to this, really.

I just don’t believe you. It doesn’t mean you’re lying. You might actually believe what you’re saying, but you haven’t the slightest ability to ask yourself if maybe you’re wrong. Whether or not you’re right, that’s wrong, and really…

Alex Pagliuca

Tired, weary human. Excavating the geography between trauma, masculinity, mental health, and their social expressions. Anti-racist, anti-sexist. Learning.

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