Right now there’s much talk about the “incivility” and “extremism” of modern politics. From my vantage point as a commentator observing from the very bleeding edge of where the trends are going, I can tell you exactly what happened. My background in all this started roughly 10 years ago, and in those days I would’ve […]
Presented within is the data and research the team here at the Third Rail has discovered in looking at how intricate the mechanisms of power in Globohomo Inc really are. This material is a bit dry but is good for reference material.
This is the material that was sourced and read on Episode 76 of the Third Rail. The topics covered are a quick look into our creeping typhus crisis and a profile of future president of Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro.
Recently professional meme victim and Jewish feminist Zoe Williams penned an opinion piece lamenting that anyone who brags about their fitness will become “unavoidably rightwing”. The article is thankfully short, but there is a lot to unpack here. Does boasting about your fitness really put you on the path to becoming “rightwing”? I would argue […]
The far-right has been plagued for years by a problem many are aware of but too few are capable of articulating with any nuance. There have been a few clumsy memes and some grumblings about the worst of the bad actors, and precious little else. I’m talking of course about the toxicity and stumbling blocks […]
“aj your mom killed herself can you come over” On January 27th that was the Facebook message I received around lunch-time. I called him on the phone immediately, and by the tone of his voice I knew mom was almost certainly dead. I grabbed my medic bag, not because I genuinely thought I’d be able […]