Barrett Wilson

Barrett Wilson

Barrett Wilson is a former social justice crusader. He writes for Areo and is an editor for The Post Millennial and the satire site The Swift.

What Is This Thing You Call 'Social Justice'?

What Is This Thing You Call 'Social Justice'?

Star Trek: Discovery begins its second season this week, with its producers no doubt hoping for a smoother start after a first season marred by considerable behind-the-scenes difficulties and uneven reception from hardcore fans. After major delays and a series of sudden creative staff changes, many plotlines were introduced and

Barrett Wilson
Barrett Wilson
Entertainment
Moral Panic, Then and Now

Moral Panic, Then and Now

When my very Christian parents tried to throw away my 14-year-old sister’s heavy metal records, she ran away to her friend’s house. I cried for days. It felt like the end of everything. My sister would be gone forever. I would now live in what was referred to

Barrett Wilson
Barrett Wilson
History
I Was the Mob Until the Mob Came for Me

I Was the Mob Until the Mob Came for Me

I drive food delivery for an online app to make rent and support myself and my young family. This is my new life. I once had a well paid job in what might be described as the social justice industry. Then I upset the wrong person, and within a short

Barrett Wilson
Barrett Wilson
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