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The Hard Stop (2015)

At a time when the US-focused Black Lives Matter movement is getting a lot of attention, it’s useful to remember that countries like the UK are no less problematic in the ways the authorities routinely target poorer, generally non-white, citizens. 260 more words

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the childhood of a leader (corbet, 2015)

“…Parfois, on me traitait comme si j’étais un chien, guili-guili sur le ventre et sous leurs doigts, je devenais une poupée, un enfant poupée, un poupon qu’on met tout nu dans la baignoire pour le laver avec les mains de toutes ces dames, de tous ces messieurs, et le mettre au dodo dans un p’tit berceau comme un bébé qui rit quand on le touche…”

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the duke of burgundy (strickland, 2014)

And when I am formulated, sprawling on a pin, When I am pinned and wriggling on the wall, Then how should I begin?

– T.S. Eliot, “The Love Song of J.

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The Divide (2015)

There have been no shortage of either documentaries or fiction films about the post-2007/8 economic recession and its effects over recent years, though The Divide… 319 more words

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carol (haynes, 2015)

“When we do not know why the photographer has taken a picture and when we do not know why we are looking at it, all of a sudden we discover something that we start seeing.”

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Addicted to Sheep (2015)

There’s not much, you might think, to entertain you in a documentary about a farming family in the north of England, but there you’d be wrong. 286 more words

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New Maiden Album!!

After five years, they’re back! Iron Maiden’s 16th studio album, The Book of Souls, is released today. It’s hard to say whether this will be their last album, but if it is, they’re going out with a bang. 264 more words

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