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The mainstream is a myth | the bourgeoisie require the mainstream to define their lifestyle and boundaries

La hanine du Bourgeois est le commencemt de la vertu.

– Gustave Flaubert 1821-1880 (1871) Letter to George Sand 1804-1876.

Translation of quote is,

Hatred of the Bourgeois is the beginning of wisdom.

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The WALES OFFICE | a TORY outpost in Wales | don't go looking for it, eh?

just so you know… the Wales Office is at Caspian Point, Cardiff Bay.
It’s Westminster’s outpost in Cardiff. 
Essentially a Tory office in Wales.

It’s a modern yet rather unremarkable looking building (basically a big red-ish cube with turquois windows at the top and a relatively flat roof.) 75 more words

Discordion

Today is the anniversary of the Guernica aerial bombardment massacre, 1937

On April 26, 1937, during the Spanish Civil War, the Nazis tested their new air force on the Basque town of Guernica in northern Spain. 38 more words

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101st anniversary of The LUDLOW MASSACRE, Coal Country, Colorado.

Coal, Capitalism, John D. Rockefeller Jr., and the massacre of Two hundred Miners, Women and Children.
Today is the 101st Anniversary of America’s own “Chartist” type atrocity – The LUDLOW MASSACRE. 926 more words
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(Summary of) Consumerism as a form of social control.

Summary of: Consumerism as a form of social control.
(extract from my last year’s BA dissertation)

Herbert Marcuse strongly criticizes consumerism, arguing that it is a form of social control. 151 more words

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Shepard Fairey Documentary

I just wanted to share information about a new documentary “Art As A Weapon”. The film was directed by north county resident Jeff Durkin and features well known street artists JR and Shepard Fairey. 17 more words

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Stephanie McMillan's short documentary - Art as a Weapon In The Battle of Ideas

Stephanie McMillan’s short documentary

is one of the best independently produced pieces

I’ve ever seen on the subject of

Art as a Weapon.

Art is a Weapon in the Battle of Ideas (a presentation by Stephanie McMillan)

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