Voldemort Effect: We need to talk. Still.

The Voldemort effect takes its name from Harry Potter–the character who cannot be named. Something cannot be confronted because people are too afraid to even acknowledge its existence. Often used in the context of the regressive left.

There are problems that must be confronted. I realize how easy I am to dismiss, and would be far less easy to dismiss if I were someone else…

Underneath the claims of self-responsibility, there is a culture of victimhood and heroes, racism and sexism, conformity and inequality.

Instead people are acting as if I am Voldemort, I am the one who cannot be named.

But what am I at fault for but naming that which cannot be named?

So I have named myself here. I am only the representation…

I realize that people have long since stopped paying attention and I should organize this blog better. In time I will. And I realize that perhaps there are better hobbies…

For now I just wanted to say. Voldemort, Voldemort, Voldemort.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s