The Balenciaga scandal: under the hood of the woke machine

The fashion industry is hardly known for its respect for children and decency but the recent Balenciaga saga takes it to a new level. For those unfamiliar with the Spanish-founded, now French, fashion house responsible for T-shirts that will set you back a tidy A$895 and high-heel Crocs (for about the same price), Balenciaga is […]

Is wokeism a religion for the Left?

One way of gauging the power and impact of a social movement is to observe the sort of popular reaction it evokes, whether among its followers or its detractors. If we use this as the measure of impact, then there is no denying that the “woke” movement has made a real impact across much of […]