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Cat White

Fighting the darkness


The very first things I wrote about the internet were dark: hate groups, right wing extremists, and their ability to do harm in cyberspace. Twenty-three years ago I began an academic relationship […]

Abortion laws are about control


Not surprisingly the S&R writers have been participating in an email conversation over the proliferation of extremist abortion laws: Ohio, Georgia, and Alabama specifically. Someone suggested a post about the role of […]

Mid-century modern bigotry

Frankenstein, 1932: villagers with pitchforks and torches search for the monster who killed the little blonde girl. Berlin, 1933: Brown-shirted Nazis march triumphantly through Berlin by torchlight to celebrate the accession of Adolph […]