I hate politics. Let me start there.

I hate political debates. I hate talking to people about politics. I hate politicians. However, I’m fascinated by political theory.

I have taught political philosophy to college students — everything from basic intro classes to a course specifically on just war theory, but…

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Many years ago, my uncle told me that New Jersey was the artificial flavor capital of the world, and I have thought about this way too much ever since.

Indeed, there are dozens of companies that manufacture artificial flavors located in New Jersey. Givaudan, a Swiss company, is the world’s…

I don’t feel at home in the world. It’s more than the fact that I find most human institutions in the world hostile. After all, they’re hostile to most people. And it’s more than just not feeling a sense of belonging with other people, though I don’t have much of…

Heidi S.

PhD in philosophy | Feminist | Anarchist | Pop culture junkie

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