“Many years later, as he faced the firing squad, Colonel Aureliano Buendía was to remember that distant afternoon when his father took him to discover ice.” 629 more words
Biometric Identification Control: What Will You Do?
By Michael Snyder
In some areas of the world, payment systems that require palm scanning or face scanning are already being tested. 1,533 more words
(1975, dir: Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina; language: Arabic, French; original title: وقائع سنين الجمر or Chronique des Années de Braise)
Chronicle of the Years of Fire is an epic 177-minute film set in the lead-up to the Algerian War of Independence against colonial France. 668 more words
Trainspotting and the Dilemma of Scottish National Identity
By Matthew Jones
Trainspotting, a film by Scottish director Danny Boyle, follows the misadventures of a group of Scottish heroin addicts in the late 1980’s and early 1990’s. 2,895 more words
Happy Thinkpiece Thursday, everyone. Today I’m going to cogitate on the subject of colonialism.
There’s a lot of debate regarding the impact of colonialism. To some – many, actually – the most abhorrent evil the world has ever witnessed is the act of colonization by white men. 1,358 more words