Last week’s attack in Britain proves that well-meaning progressive academics have no business keeping the public safe.
KetlandI see this kind of ideology often in criminology.
Women / Muslims: helpless victims.
Men: "toxic" beasts, to be hunted.
The truth about the world doesn't bow to political ideology. Keep Identity Politics out of academic inquiry.
It can kill.
The University of Michigan will not reinstate its bias response team as part of a settlement with a nonprofit group that had argued that the team threatened free speech on campus, MLive reported. The settlement comes a month after a federal appeals...
KetlandUniversity of Michigan Drops Bias Response Team
Joanna Williams who is the author of Women Vs Feminism, argues that the birthday of #MeToo shouldn't be celebrated. The movement initially begun to raise awareness of sexual harassment.
Ketland"Christmas parties cancelled, written consent for sex and a growing hostility between men and women. In a provocative blast, a female academic argues: Yes it had noble intentions, but it's time we called time on #MeToo".
Erin Pizzey, who founded the world’s first battered women’s shelter in London in 1971, comments here (at a post The Illustrated Empathy Gap from December 2017): I opened my refuge in 19…
KetlandErin Pizzey on female violence:
"I opened my refuge in 1971 and was not surprised to find that of the first hundred women to come in with their children, sixty two were as violent or more violent than the men they left."
'It was quite a while - three to five seconds. He smirked at me, he didn’t stop he just touched me and walked off and I broke down crying in the street - it was quite traumatic'
KetlandHere is a sexist hate crime, where a young man has been targeted and falsely criminalized for a non-existent "crime" ("he touched my arm"), by a sexist lawyer Victoria Norman and a sexist magistrate.
He was targeted for being a young man.
Everyone who hasn’t spent the last six months under a rock knows about Israel Folau and how he’s raised northwards of two million dollars to fund his religious freedom case. Bully for him. Already a millionaire, he’s not going short while litigating...
KetlandMen are c 75% of suicides; c 90% of homeless; 95% of prisoners; a minority of students; etc
Yet Cornell philosophy professor Kate Manne claims men receive "himpathy": the polar inverse of reality.
SJ ideology is not rational.
It's a quasi-religious cult
An earlier post “Computing Truncatable Primes in R, using RcppAlgos” gave some R code to compute truncatable primes. It used the package RccpAlgos, which is optimized for fast C++ calcu…
KetlandA problem @_HelenDale put on facebook last year: Truncatable primes. There are finitely many.
The code isn't hard to understand; say 2nd yr maths degree.
But 1st version failed to find 170 large integers.
Fixed using #R package gmp for large integers.
Criminal justice system urged to review the way it treats female offenders.
KetlandMisandrist liar David Lammy, excusing female violence.
1 Women avoid prison. Men get vastly harsher sentences.
2 Men are 22 times more likely to imprisoned.
3 Women avoid prison because of a *man*.
4 Men end up in prison because of a *woman*.
A review of The Tyranny of Opinion by Russell Blackford. Bloomsbury Academic Press (October 18, 2018) 240 pages. It’s fair to say I have a leitmotif when it comes to commentary. Starting in 2015 (in the Guardian) and multiple times since, I’ve...
KetlandTaking on the Offendotrons: a review of Russell Blackford’s ‘The Tyranny of Opinion’, by @_HelenDale