Reluctant Habits

Teddy Wayne, Miley Cyrus, and Jezebel: White Culture, Free Speech Entitlement, and the Fear of Engagement

Posted by in cyrus-miley, Google Doodles, Jezebel, laymon-kiese, Oates, Joyce Carol, sullivan-margaret, thicke-robin, W. Kamau Bell, wayne-teddy, west-lindy

What does a Teddy Wayne essay, Miley Cyrus, Robin Thicke’s appropriation of Marvin Gaye, a Martin Luther King Google Doodle, and a television appearance by a Jezebel writer say about white culture? And why is white culture so entitled and terrified of real engagement?

More Bedbug Hysteria in Canadian Libraries

Posted by in Bedbugs, hasham-alyshah, Libraries, saint-louis-catherine, sullivan-margaret, Toronto, Toronto Star, Vancouver

As the bedbug hysteria spreads to Canada, we continue our efforts to clear up the misinformation.