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Identity and the Self in ‘Hamlet’

Posted by on May 5, 2021 on

“Who’s there?” These are the two words that begin Shakespeare’s Hamlet. It is primarily this question, and not “To be or not to be?” with...

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Gaslighting the Concerned Parents of Trans Children—A Psychotherapist’s View

Posted by on May 4, 2021 on

I first met Jo and Carol in Manchester two years ago, when I spoke as a clinician on a panel at what is believed to be the first...

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When Journalism Blurs Into Activism—A Canadian Case Study

Posted by on May 3, 2021 on

This all began with an imaginary teachers’ manual. It ended with us challenging Canada’s self-described “national newspaper” about a range...

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James Baldwin and the Trouble with Protest Literature

Posted by on May 2, 2021 on

“The hardest thing in the world to do,” wrote Ernest Hemingway in a 1934 article for Esquire, “is to write straight honest prose on human...

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Why Climate Science Is Like the Rest of Science

Posted by on Apr 30, 2021 on

Recent White House initiatives suggest that addressing climate change has risen to the policy forefront of government at the presidential...

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