In its evolution since the 1970s, the shaping of Rohingya victimhood
has followed contemporary trends.
A very good answer to seeing victimhood
as moral superiority was given by the Jewish radical Saul Alinsky.
For all the reasons stated above, victimhood
is a one-way ticket to loneliness.
Sacrifice, mimesis, and the theorizing of victimhood
Most problematic, however, is the sense that while Nowak argues on the surface that he is interested in complicating the dominant narrative of victimhood
that has defined Polish identity, he nonetheless seems to be supporting that narrative in explicit ways.
The value of her book is therefore twofold: it offers a valuable overview of canonical and forgotten works of Hebrew literature from the last hundred years, and it illuminates shifting attitudes towards heroism and victimhood
, in the context of Jewish history and literary traditions beyond Israel.
WHEN attitudes to violent behaviour are framed, males can - and often do - get airbrushed from any portrayal of victimhood
("To a woman or a man, rape is rape", Letters May 31, Jane Anderson).
Clearly, it's wrong to sack an employee simply because they can no longer limbo dance, but the outpouring of goodwill that O'Reilly's victory sparked on Twitter takes the biscuit for feminist victimhood
The Spectator magazine, edited by MP Johnson, said Liverpool wallowed in victimhood
In the field, this term has moved away from the concept of helplessness and victimhood
And so Gregor shows us why and how the various discourses of victimhood
LordJones,who infuriatedtheLabour hierarchy by refusing to join the party duringanoftenstormy tenureasMinister, called for anend to "HarrietHarman economics" of funding victimhood
, and adoption of an American-style presidential political system.
That's why "Enough To Go Around: Searching for Hope in Afghanistan, Pakistan & Darfur" by writer and photojournalist Chip Duncan is such a welcome documentary showcasing men and women, although having to reside in refugee camps and/or who have had family members slain, yet refuse to give in to victimhood
but hold out hope and endurance and simple acts of kindness.
Ford reminds me, sometimes painfully, that the temptation to respond to every criticism and complaint from the defensive crouch of victimhood
Instead, it has generally chosen to publicize the Israeli spin of victimhood