Monoculturalism and Multiculturalism: The Right to Say No and The Way Forward

I'm a big fan and supporter of multiculturalism. I myself am a person of colour, and am also western. I am a liberal as well. This doesn't change or contradict the fact that I fully support nations, such as South Korea, Italy or Israel for wanting to stay monocultural, or people in the west and … Continue reading Monoculturalism and Multiculturalism: The Right to Say No and The Way Forward

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Why Korea is so great

Recently it came to my attention that South Korea is getting close to making eating dogs and cats illegal, and establishing animal welfare guidelines for all farmed animals. This is great news and will make South Korea the second Asian nation after Taiwan to ban this cruel practice and industry. The news added to my … Continue reading Why Korea is so great

On Casa Padre and How to Help The Children of Illegal Migration.

I read an excellent and informative article in the New York Times today about Casa Padre, the living center for illegal migrant children. As someone who spends alot of time on Twitter I have witnessed the debate about illegal immigration and Trump play out. It's pretty harsh on both sides, and both sides have used … Continue reading On Casa Padre and How to Help The Children of Illegal Migration.

Why Cultural Appropriation Matters

If you really want to bring out vile racists online just use the hashtag #culturalappropriation. Judging from the responses people give, it seems they really don't understand the issue. It's not about someone's right to sport another culture dress, or accent, or culture, it's about how it affects the person you are appropriating for. Cultural … Continue reading Why Cultural Appropriation Matters