An Epidemic of Victimism

Why has victim versus oppressor become the main political discourse?

Mater Matuta. Painting by Roberto Ferri shown at the Musseu Europeu d’Art Modern in Barcelona. Photo by the author.

What do Feminism, the Men Rights movement, incels, Anti-Racism and Animal Liberation have in common?

Nothing, you may say. These are different movements, often at odds with each other. Some are worthy of support, others of scorn.

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Hermes Solenzol

Hermes Solenzol

UCLA professor. Neuroscientist doing research on pain. Writes about science, philosophy, politics and kinky sex. https://hermessolenzol.com