Jasbir Puar writes spot on about Israel's pinkwashing in The Guardian: While Israel may blatantly disregard global outrage about its wartime activities, it nonetheless has deep stakes in projecting its image as a liberal society of tolerance, in particular homosexual tolerance. These two tendencies should not be seen as contradictory, rather constitutive of the very mechanisms by which a liberal democracy sanctions its own totalitarian regimes.
Great blog on poly and how poly and/or fucking a lot of people in itself isn't radical - it's doing it in a respectful, accountable, communicative, consensual and emotionally responsible way that makes it political. Also brings up power dynamics between masculinities and femininities. ♥ ♥ ♥ Read here.