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Martin Heidegger: The Enlightenment of the Skinhead

In a follow up to the internet saga involving skinheads and ontology, a skinhead has valiantly contacted us with his fears and concerns regarding issues with his national identity and ontological states of Being. 421 more words


Skinheads Fail to Understand Philosophy, Martin Heidegger Conspiracy Feared

In a bizarre chain events,  internet based skinhead groups have been horrified to discover that traditionalism is in fact,  actually traditionalism. In a unfurling tragi-comedy, skinhead organisations have been stricken with horror to realise that the New Right was in fact, not the Old Right. 1,086 more words


This Is England - Film Review

This Is England (Shane Meadows-2006) is set in 1983 and tells the story of 12 year old Shaun, played by Thomas Turgoose. Shaun finds himself move away from his troubling past by affiliating himself with a friendly bunch of skinheads, who welcome him into their group. 510 more words

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A Scene from Post Racial America: Halloween “Lynching” Display at Fort Campbell Removed from Yard of Home on the Army Base in Kentucky

By Elaine Magliaro

Earlier this week, military officials removed a “horrific” Halloween lynching display that had been set up in the yard of the on-base home of an active-duty soldier at Fort Campbell, Kentucky. 675 more words

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This Is England: Fact File

This Is England was written and directed by Shane Meadows in 2006. It is a British Drama film of the specific genre, British Social Realism, and focuses on the ‘skinhead’ culture of the 80s. 411 more words

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This Is England

This Is England (Shane Meadows, 2006) is a story about a troubled, young boy called Shaun (Thomas Turgoose) who becomes friends with some ‘skinheads’. The film portrays the quickly changing life of young Shaun as he grows from being bullied, to a racist bully himself. 374 more words

Representation In TV Drama