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The Gilets Jaunes-proof

The rampage of the ”Gilets Jaunes” is into its fourth week, with little sign of abating. Keeping the statistics straight has become a… 611 woorden meer

Sebastian Lindberg

Subversive Space: The Effectivity of Occupy Wall Street

To help contextualize the Gillets Jaunes protests in France, it is useful to return to an analysis of the Occupy Wall Street movement in 2011 and the theories of Guy Debord and Henri Lefebvre to understand the effectivity of urban mobilizations that simplify the political space and creatively critique the dominant ideology.  2.383 woorden meer


My Final Column -Everything was new-

Although I cannot believe, this is my final post of this blog.

This semester was my busiest, most challenging and most fruitful semester I have ever had in my school life. 247 woorden meer


Revisiting the HomePod at the Seattle Times

My editors at The Seattle Times get me. In my latest Practical Mac column, I take another look at the Apple HomePod, and what made me decide to buy one for my living room after owning a Sonos for years (which isn’t being retired, just moved to my home office): 45 woorden meer


Nigeria...Far Away From Yola, And Not Close To Daura, By Prince Charles Dickson Ph.D

One does not eat “I almost” in a stew. (What one missed narrowly, one cannot enjoy at all). Some 11 years ago, I wrote asking, what is a name and I asked us what Nigerian meant to us. 1.361 woorden meer


If award ceremonies were college bowl games

If one follows my twitter, they will soon learn that along with my appreciation for film, I also really enjoy sports, especially college football. I usually try to catch all the college football games and that definitely goes for the “bowl season,” a series of post-season competitions played by teams across the country who didn’t make the playoff. 1.759 woorden meer


The English Pear: Cider, Sausage, and Chicken Casserole

“He Looked and smelt like Autumn’s very brother, his face being sunburnt to wheat-colour, his eyes blue as corn-flowers, his sleeves and leggings dyed with fruit-stains, his hands clammy with the sweet juice of apples, his hat sprinkled with pips, and everywhere about him the sweet atmosphere of cider which at its first return each season has such an indescribable fascination for those who have been born and bred among the orchards.” – … 365 woorden meer

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