Emile Yusupoff

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Blogger, activist and former philosophy student at The University of Edinburgh

October, 2017

September, 2017

August, 2017

  • 16 August

    Trump, Corbyn, and the Trouble with Condemning ‘Both Sides’

    Donald Trump’s equal condemnation of violence on ‘both sides’ following the protests in Charlottesville  highlight the inadequacy of such denunciation. Similar considerations apply to Jeremy Corbyn, who generically condemned ‘violence’ by ‘both sides’ in Venezuela, failing to distinguish between the government and opposition. If there is an asymmetry in wrongdoing, …

  • 3 August

    Why I Am Not a Centrist, and Why You Shouldn’t Be Either

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    Opposing both sides of rotten political debates does not mean trying to find a compromise with each of them. It means defending a radical alternative.

July, 2017

June, 2017

May, 2017