You’re a straight monogamous cismale who identifies as a leftie. You fall in love with strong, smart, feminist women. Consent requires honesty, and you can't speak honestly about your intentions unless you know what they are. Just as we teach high schoolers that ‘if you're not ready for the possible outcomes of babies and diseases, you're not ready for sex,’ the same is true of emotions. That is just the reality of choosing to engage in sexual relationships.
First it’s important to clarify what one means by “Marxist”.
But Mason did step down from the Channel 4 News recently to escape the “impartiality framework” of television.
So can followers of Karl Marx, or even radical social democrats, be trusted to tell it straight on economic developments on GDP, wages, inflation, inequality etc?
Can a Marxist report neutrally on developments in economics to a mass audience?
Noreena Hertz, the incoming economics editor of ITV, has denied she’s a follower of what one newspaper described rather weirdly as “the German-born philosopher”.