Charlie Sheen the tragedy, Charlie Sheen the criminal, Charlie Sheen the misogynist: they’re all easily subsumed into Charlie Sheen the Exceedingly Masculine.
From classic soul to riot grrl punk, our writers give us their take on the idea of protest music.
What stands out here is how similar the reactions have been, in two very different cases.
When you’re dealing with elected officials who want to let your doctor kill you, the process of framing a retort is more difficult. What do we say? “Dear Congress, I don’t want to die?”
But it’s those little moments when you feel like you might actually be creating a movement that sustain me.