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Bananas: How the United Fruit Company Shaped the World by Peter Chapman

publication date: 2007
pages: 208
ISBN-13: 978-1-84195-881-1

For such a slim book, Bananas took me forever to finish. 595 more words

Book Review

The American Dream and the Living Nightmare

According to the US State Department’s 2012 International Religious Freedom Report, “Christians were a leading target of societal discrimination, abuse, and violence in some parts of the world.” As an instrument of diplomacy, the State Department’s  choice of “some” over ‘many’ or ‘most’ is hardly surprising. 731 more words


United Fruit.

A few months ago I was offered the opportunity to have a try and being a music presenter and on the 16th of October I got my first proper interview. 163 more words


Single Review: Open Your Eyes // United Fruit

With a ferocious sound straight from the city that gave the world Primal Scream, Franz Ferdinand and Glasvegas amongst many others, ‘Open Your Eyes’ is an exciting look into the creative energy of an upcoming band in… 117 more words


Live Review: United Fruit - Liverpool

United Liverpool

12th October Maguires, Liverpool

Words: Sean Regan

Maguires has become a bit of an institution over the last few years, thanks to its effortlessly kitsch charm and DIY ethos to putting on gigs. 594 more words

Live Review