A Voice for Me – Retraction and why it’s not acceptable

It’s expected that sometimes you make mistakes while writing things. Sometimes it’s a joke that you phrased wrong or didn’t think about. Sometimes you reported on things incorrectly and sometimes you held view points that were incorrect.

I did it with the Sunil Triparthi piece. Where I believed faulty news stories in India rather than utilise proper valid news sources as I normally do. I made comments on Facebook wondering what would cause such a young man to do so such things and I am sorry for that. I apologised to the family in question and am still supporting their quest to find their son. (PS. If you wish to help them out, links are in my post).

But Paul Elam’s A Voice for Men and the MRAs of reddit have done something unacceptable and indeed dangerous. [Read more…]