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2014: A Year in Books

I’m not going to list all 74 books I read last year, just the best, the worst and some of the more interesting. There are some old favourites among them such as The Book Thief, The Reluctant Fundamentalist, Beware of God, HHhH, and Stasiland. 1,484 more words

Germany

READS OF THE YEAR 2014: Mark West

George Packer, The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America (2013)

This is a genuine 21st century masterpiece. The comparisons with Dos Passos’ U.S.A. Trilogy… 620 more words

Fiction

The ideal of whiteness: How the cinema of Mira Nair contests perceptions of the American Dream

This paper was written by Mridula Amin in November 2014, convened by Dr. Catherine Simpson, Senior Lecturer in Media at Macquarie University. Image by Erin Lux. 2,540 more words

Stories

▶ Occupy Wall Street: A Short Documentary - YouTube

▶ Occupy Wall Street: A Short Documentary – YouTube.

Follow the link to watch an 8min documentary and find out about fact and figures which result in the Occupy Wall Street arguments. Thought-provoking.

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