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Who wants to give me a ride?

The day started out sooo good. Nice weather, good mood, riding along the streets on ym bike… and then there was that loud, horrible sound. No more riding, instead calling the local garage… 89 more words

This is the world we enter every day, on our laptops and our smartphones. It has become a battleground where the ambitions of nation states and ideologues are being fought – using us. 136 more words


Building an Empire

I’m a huge fan of this show called Empire. It reminds me of those soap operas from the 80s except it’s about a music business. 512 more words


Assassin's Creed Empire Gameplay Screenshot Leaked?

Ubisoft have remained very quiet about the next Assassin’s Creed game, which is rumoured to set in ancient Egypt. But now, someone posted an image to… 370 more words


Wide Sargasso Sea, by Jean Rhys, 1966

“There is always another side, always.”

As you may know, Jean Rhys’s ‘Wide Sargasso Sea’ tells the story from ‘Jane Eyre’ of Mr Rochester’s first wife, the ‘mad woman in the attic’, Bertha Mason. 786 more words

Book Review

Introduction to Synaptic Shrapnel part 2

This blog will be jumping back and forth between topics during the first stage of its existence.

The broad theme is the slow-motion implosion of post-World War II Western society – how this is manifesting itself and affecting life at home in the neoliberal West itself and abroad where most of the Empire’s overt violence is currently directed. 18 more words