Tag Archives: Capital Punishment

Hegemonic Masculinity

“Serious sport has nothing to do with fair play. It is bound up with hatred, jealousy, boastfulness, disregard of all rules and sadistic pleasure in witnessing violence. In other words, it is war minus the shooting.” That was George Orwell … Continue reading

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Dealing Out Death

Thou shalt not kill. That seventh Commandment was a problem from the start: The Exodus narrative describes the people as having turned to idolatry with the golden calf while Moses was on the mountain receiving the law from God. When … Continue reading

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