Keeping Up Appearances was a farcical 90s British sitcom that chronicled the life of Hyacinth Bucket (pronounced ‘Bouquet’ as she would say), an elderly, white, wannabe-aristocrat in British suburbia, who was so consumed with prestige, status and ‘one-upping’ her neighbors that she drove her neighbours mad. 342 more words
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(The following text is the translation of Miklós Tamás Gáspár’s piece published on 17 Aug on a Hungarian blog.
If we exclude the displeasing versions of emancipatory politics from the democratic struggle, neither being defensive can be successful. 2,241 more words