Monthly Archives: May 2015

From Russia with Love

I’ve seen a whole host of outrage on my newsfeed this weekend about Russia’s placing in the Eurovision Song Contest from friends in the UK and Western Europe. When it looked like they might win, there was a stream of updates about homophobic Russia and how terrible it would be for them to take the […]

I don’t give a fuck that you don’t give a fuck about marriage

So today, people go to the polls in Ireland to decide if same sex couples can get married. The reactions on Facebook are predictable. Long emotive blog posts about why people should vote YES, but also a huge amount of stuff from radical queers making snarky remarks about the vote, eyerolling that people care about […]