A lefty critique of the Fountainhead

CW: rape mention. What 1950s dystopian novel contained a scene where frustrated factory workers sabotage the machinery to prevent it from falling into the wrong handas? Probably the last book you’d think of is 1957’s Atlas Shrugged by divisive figure Ayn Rand. Trying to classify her novel is hard— it’s a massive, weighty thing, one... Continue Reading →

Poland’s Stonewall

Poland is having its own Stonewall moment. It’s really exciting to see, as this is a very Catholic country. A lot has been happening with LGBT activists this summer, but I want to focus on one story: about Małgorzata Szutowicz, LGBT activist who also goes by Margo, who was released on the 28 August after... Continue Reading →

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