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March in March doesn’t offer credible alternatives

Originally published in The Guardian, 13th March, 2014 This weekend, protesters will be heading to the streets to participate inMarch in March across the country. Organisers have said the weekend of protest “signifies the people’s vote of no confidence in policies of the government that go against common principles of humanity, decency, fairness social justice and equity, democratic … Continue reading

We should drop the racism when talking about gay rights

Originally published in Archer Online, 3 March, 2014 NEW LEGISLATION WAS recently passed by the legislature in the US state of Arizona that would allow businesses, under the pretence of religious beliefs, to refuse service to gays and lesbians. The bill, which was eventually vetoed by the Governor, would have created segregation within the state. We could have easily … Continue reading