Sleepy Times

Good for him. Only a total robot could stay awake during this event. Of course, I prefer a the president who wouldn’t show up at all but I wouldn’t judge this one for conking out. This is the only reasonable response to the “UN climate conference.”

Against Bio-libertarianism

Friends, here’s a great article about feminism and bio-libertarianism. A little quote:

A feminism fighting back against the bio-libertarian nightmare. . . defends human nature and the body, against technologies that would remodel us in the name of utopia. Commercial surrogacy, transgender ‘medicine’ and experimental human-animal chimeras are just the start. Resistance requires a willingness to re-open the question of those embodied ways in which men and women are different. 

Skip the historical overview and read the rest. It’s excellent stuff.