Billy Dee Williams Celebrated as Gender Fluid

Billy Dee Williams Celebrated as Gender Fluid

Actor Billy Dee Williams revealed in a recent interview that he is gender fluid. He sees himself is feminine and masculine. The MTV generation may remember him best as rogue space pirate Lando Calrissian from the “Star Wars” trilogy. But he made more girls swoon playing the epitome of fine in those 1970s Diana Ross […]

Problems of Identity

Problems of Identity

Most of us have a sense of who we are. Yet identity is a tricky business. If, for example, a person’s memories could be erased and substituted with another person’s memories, would he or she still be the same person? These are the types of metaphysical questions that have philosophers looking at their feet. Pondering […]

Saint Patrick’s Day Supports Culture and Reinforces Sense of Identity

Saint Patrick’s Day Supports Culture and Reinforces Sense of Identity

Saint Patrick’s Day not only serves as a celebration of all things Irish but also supports the continuation of its culture and helps reinforce a sense of pride, as well as identity, in the Irish people and their descendants. The observance originally started as a religious holiday to honor Saint Patrick, who introduced Christianity to Ireland […]