Politics Sunday


“All of the prostitutes are against the reopening of the brothels.” The French sex workers’ union takes a surprising stance. (Well, maybe not that surprising if you think about it.) (via TMN)

Now Arizona is going to start targeting illegal immigrant kids from the public schools. Nothing like picking on an eight year old to prove a point.

Secret suburban ICE prisons.

Have celebrities prolonged the Darfur crisis through their good intentions?

This has been a kind of depressing politics Sunday, so I will end with this, which explains the very important political question of what happens when bears and pterodactyls mate. I’m still not sure how I feel about it. (NSFW)

Seth Fischer's writing has appeared in Best Sex Writing 2013, Buzzfeed, PankGuernica, Lunch Ticket, Gertrude, and elsewhere. His Rumpus piece "Notes from a Unicorn" was listed as a notable essay in The Best American Essays 2013. He will be a 2014 Lambda Literary Emerging Voicing Fellow and was a 2013 Jentel Arts Residency Program Fellow. He also teaches at Antioch University Los Angeles and Writing Workshops Los Angeles. Find more writing of his writing at www.seth-fischer.com, or reach him @sethfischer. More from this author →