Category: Quick Takes

Gendered public restrooms and confessionals operate by frighteningly similar schemas.

Body Politics, Quick Takes

The necessary elimination of fluids from the body shouldn’t be the pretext for the unnecessary elimination of immigrants from the body politic.

Body Politics, Quick Takes
Do Your Business

“Do your business” is not just a command for Chloe to relieve; it is also an invitation to transgress boundaries and increase the flow of toilet justice.

Body Politics, Quick Takes

Jacob Zuma is out and Cyril Ramaphosa is in as President of South Africa. Is this a new beginning for the beleaguered Rainbow Nation?

Quick Takes

Hyperpartisanship is not, as naive commentators said in the early 1980s about cocaine, a “harmless, recreational drug.” We need to stop snorting our lines of political cocaine, sober up, stop demonizing the “other”, and start listening to each other.

Quick Takes
Quick Takes, Traditions
Quick Takes
Ecology, Quick Takes, Traditions