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Two-Thirds of Indiana’s Polling Places Close Ahead of Election Day*

Two-Thirds of Indiana’s Polling Places Close Ahead of Election Day*

By Alice Ollstein

Some 4 million Indiana voters are expected to head to the polls today in… 523 more words

Humanities

A New Digital Cash System was Just Unveiled at a Secret Meeting for Bankers In New York*

A New Digital Cash System was Just Unveiled at a Secret Meeting for Bankers In New York*

By Michael Snyder

Last month, a “secret meeting” that involved more than 100 executives from some of the biggest financial institutions in the United States was held in New York City.  1,148 more words

Humanities

Is nature only natural if it is wilderness?

When one stands at the end of the kitchen gardens at Kew and looks over the brick wall marking the boundary between Kew and the outside ‘world’, one is able to see a backdrop of buildings and unorganized nature. 1,829 more words

Kew Gardens

A Short Lesson in Subjugated Knowledges

In her Presidential Address at the national meeting of the American Academy of Religion in 2011, Dr. Kwok Pui-lan outlined a history of Religious Studies and its relationship to colonial projects, challenging the membership to apply post-colonial theory and analysis to our scholarship and teaching, think with and relate to our global colleagues, and start asking questions about what studying religion does… 811 more words

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An Interview with Kate Heartfield

Through the Twisted Woods interviews speculative fiction writer and non-fiction writer and editor Kate Heartfield about her recent story in Clockwork Canada called The Seven O’Clock Man… 88 more words

Geography

When imperialist planners explicitly plan imperialism

I often forget how transparent and honest certain US foreign policy analysts and officials can be when they discuss US imperialism; this is probably because even as they have frank, open discussions about the fact that the US is an imperial state, mainstream discourse constantly denies this characteristic.   170 more words

Empire & UNM's Racist Seal

Speech given April 29, 2016

by David Uahikeaikalei‘ohu Maile

Aloha mai kākou. ‘O David Uahikeaikalei‘ohu Maile wau. No Maunawili, O‘ahu mai au. My name is David Uahikeaikalei‘ohu Maile. 583 more words

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