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Watch One Of The Best BMX Videos Ever

Long awaited and much anticipated, Empire‘s Bad Idea video was years in the making and filmed/produced by Dave Parrick – and WELL worth the wait. 62 more words

BMX Life

Editorial: DHP's top historical novels

Summer may be decidedly over, but reading for pleasure doesn’t have to be confined to the beach. Here are some of the DHP team’s favourite historical novels to keep you going as the evenings draw in. 881 more words

Doing History In Public

Happy July 4th from the Avengers

Here’s wishing everyone in the United States a very happy July 4th.  For those of you elsewhere in the world, I wish you all the very best, as well.  321 more words

Comic Books

‘Our story remains unwritten’: the ethics of writing histories across cultures

by Tom Smith

What does it mean to write a history of a culture other than our own, and how do we do this sensitively? This is an issue upon which historians rarely reflect explicitly. 940 more words

20th Century History

Editors & Manic Street Preachers at Royal Albert Hall

Manic Street Preachers are celebrating the 20th anniversary of ‘Everything Must Go’ with a major UK tour celebrating the album that features hits like ‘A Design For Life’ and ‘Australia’. 163 more words

Royal Albert Hall

Have Them Fight God: Magneto Without A Cause

I’m reading every Fantastic Four comic and posting four thoughts about each.

Or at least, I should be, but here on Graphic Policy an unfortunate counting error has caused the project to start with… 4,453 more words


In the News: Alumna Kathy Wuorinen is first woman to lead Saint Paul Police Dept.

Mayor Chris Coleman on April 7, 2016 announced that Assistant Chief Kathy Wuorinen will be appointed interim Chief of Police when Chief Tom Smith retires later this spring, while a permanent replacement is sought. 88 more words