hegemony, homosexuality & homophobia

(Leftovers from a great and long chat with a good man today.) Almost 100 years ago,¬†Antonio Gramsci proposed the idea of “cultural hegemony” where a powerful idea or culture carries immense and controlling force. ¬†One key indicator that a hegemony is at work is when dissenting voices are kept silent out of fear. A conservative… Continue reading hegemony, homosexuality & homophobia