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Religious hormesis – inoculating against Faith

Trigger warning for any Catholics who may have wandered in (perhaps you’d prefer this song by Tom Lehrer.) Reading Andrew McGahan‘s satirical dystopian novel “Underground”[review pending] I came across this bit and laughed out loud. The narrator has just been … Continue reading

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“Memory capital,” tokenism and trying not to be a dick

A while back I read “The justification-suppression model of prejudice: An approach to the history of prejudice research” and am only now posting little bits and piece of it. It’s a bloody good read. Anyone concerned about confronting the prejudice … Continue reading

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