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Distraction, intimidation and future alliances define events at Senekal

The lack of compassion towards Brendin Horner’s family is the failure of identity politics

Why would anyone vote for Trump?

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On identity and its discontents: What of the politics?

It is a leap to claim that identity-based oppressions necessitate a politics of identity

There are reasons to reject identity politics

It is not empirically useful as an approach to understanding social reality

Let’s slay some myths about identity politics

Just because you choose to reject an identity you are born with, does not mean it is not there

New look at identity struggles

Francis Fukuyama’s latest book considers dignity and recognition and the limits imposed on these

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