Author Archives: strictlysecular

WikiLeaks and sexual politics


Much though I admire Julian Assange’s stand over Wikileaks I think he needs his friends to tell him to shut the f*** up when it comes to sexual politics. Advertisements

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Thought for the Day (4): Child Benefit


For anyone so moved as to comment anywhere on child benefit, I would just like to point out that this was brought in as a benefit for women. The point of making it universal for all women (including middle class) … Continue reading

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Thought for the Day (3): Sex obsessed, or what?


It has long been my contention that it is not only the priests of the High Religions that are obsessed with sex – it is also God himself. I first came to this conclusion watching a series about the infinite … Continue reading

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Thought for the Day (2) Niqabitch


I just watched this video: Niqabitches An interesting post-modern take, bringing the choice/religious compulsion to wear the niqab together with/in juxtaposition to the choice/economic compulsion to advertise one’s sexuality. In both cases I’d have more respect for the choice if … Continue reading

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Thought for the Day (1) Religion in your face


The Archbishop of Westminster says Catholics should be more ready to make the sign of the cross and say “God bless you” to people. A militant campaign by extremist Catholics is underway to divert people’s attention from the Pope’s cover-up … Continue reading

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Hello world!


Religious extremism is on the rise. The Great Religious Backlash against gay rights, women’s rights, democracy and human rights is with us. While the Chief Rabbi and the Pope scratch each other’s backs, let’s do what we can to protect … Continue reading

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