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Race to the Swift: State and Finance in Korean Industrialization (Studies of the East Asian Institute)

A comprehensive and original account of the rise of Korea’s developmental state, Race to the Swift by Jung-en Woo argues that Korea’s industrial growth is neither a miracle nor a cultural mystery, but… 20 more words


The Dead Hand: The Untold Story of the Cold War Arms Race and Its Dangerous Legacy

The first full account of how the Cold War arms race finally came to a close, this riveting narrative history sheds new light on… 63 more words


Feature | No, Dominic Cavendish - You Are the Thought Police

by Dr. Jami Rogers, University of Warwick

Dominic Cavendish can rest assured: he will not lose the opportunity to see his favourite (white) male actors in leading Shakespearean roles. 1,421 more words

Political Theatre

Whitewashing in Hollywood

Okay, take a good long look at the title of this post, buckle down, and let’s get started because this is a big one.

If you know me in real life (I’m sorry) or you follow any of my social media (even more sorry), you might know of my strong hatred towards the continuous whitewashing in Hollywood. 2,326 more words

What is Enough?

It was an unusual staff meeting. They were scheduled quarterly, but this– the morning after we heard the news– seemed especially frivolous, especially insignificant.

When he won the nomination I knew he would win the presidency. 740 more words


I Survived the Death Valley Marathon

On a cool and beautiful Saturday morning in February, 87 hearty souls raced through the desert to complete the 2017 Death Valley Marathon. The course runs through spectacular Death Valley National Park along the same road traveled by the infamous… 993 more words


2017 Beckons

I’m back!

Full time Swift Rallycross Championship competitor in the MSA British Rallycross Champsionship for 2017.

Mentally, I’ve never been more prepared for the procedures, feeling and emotions that accompany a race weekend. 353 more words