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"Throughout the world there are an estimated 15 million Romani [RO-ma-nee] people. Also known as the Roma, they exist primarily as Others in the communities and nation-states they travel through or have settled in for centuries. They are _...Read More_
"Throughout the world there are an estimated 15 million Romani [RO-ma-nee] people. Also known as the Roma, they exist primarily as Others in the communities and nation-states they travel through or have settled in for centuries. They are _...Read More_
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Our identity “is implicit in everything we say and do,” writes Hannah Arendt in The Human Condition, but we cannot see it ourselves. “On the contrary, it is more than likely that _...Read More_
Our identity “is implicit in everything we say and do,” writes Hannah Arendt in The Human Condition, but we cannot see it ourselves. “On the contrary, it is more than likely that _...Read More_
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"Gen Zs today are embracing two new tenets of digital identity: customizability and consistency. Customizability reclaims the self-expression of Myspace. Digital natives gravitate toward products that let them stand out online, a rejection _...Read More_
"Gen Zs today are embracing two new tenets of digital identity: customizability and consistency. Customizability reclaims the self-expression of Myspace. Digital natives gravitate toward products that let them stand out online, a rejection _...Read More_
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>"Amid progress toward transgender acceptance, the social-media war over “super-straight” shows how not to resolve delicate questions about dating norms."
>"Amid progress toward transgender acceptance, the social-media war over “super-straight” shows how not to resolve delicate questions about dating norms."
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"Is there something special about the way women do philosophy or is that just another essentialist idea holding us back?"
"Is there something special about the way women do philosophy or is that just another essentialist idea holding us back?"
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“Identity as it now defines our discourse found its origins not in the ivory tower but in the realm of online fandom.”
“Identity as it now defines our discourse found its origins not in the ivory tower but in the realm of online fandom.”
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According to legend, it was a warm summer day in 1944 when, strolling around the hills near the outskirts of Acámbaro, a small village in the central _...Read More_
According to legend, it was a warm summer day in 1944 when, strolling around the hills near the outskirts of Acámbaro, a small village in the central _...Read More_
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Interesting read on how the people and platforms shaping internet culture, that we’re calling, Infinite Scroll. It was a fun read. This made me realize that any desire I might have had to be a main character died on Sept. 15, 2020—the day _...Read More_
Interesting read on how the people and platforms shaping internet culture, that we’re calling, Infinite Scroll. It was a fun read. This made me realize that any desire I might have had to be a main character died on Sept. 15, 2020—the day _...Read More_
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Coco Klockner unpacks the recent TikTok trend of "Main Character Energy" "Main character energy is not a matter of being ‘individualistic’ or singular but rather of being extremely legible"
Coco Klockner unpacks the recent TikTok trend of "Main Character Energy" "Main character energy is not a matter of being ‘individualistic’ or singular but rather of being extremely legible"
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“The e-girl expects explosion; she is one with catastrophe. In her late 2010s high school history class, she watched a mushroom cloud bellow over a child picking petals in ‘Daisy’, the ad from Lyndon B. Johnson’s 1964 presidential campaign, _...Read More_
“The e-girl expects explosion; she is one with catastrophe. In her late 2010s high school history class, she watched a mushroom cloud bellow over a child picking petals in ‘Daisy’, the ad from Lyndon B. Johnson’s 1964 presidential campaign, _...Read More_
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>"Schools are encouraging children to call out ‘problematic’ language and behaviour."
>"Schools are encouraging children to call out ‘problematic’ language and behaviour."
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>"“Whenever I do a show in the Philippines, I feel like I’m at home with my culture, like I did when I was a kid dancing the tinikling.”"
>"“Whenever I do a show in the Philippines, I feel like I’m at home with my culture, like I did when I was a kid dancing the tinikling.”"
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>"NFTs are a technical standard with a wide range of potential applications. Any digital certificate which is subject to origin and ownership verification is a good NFT application. There are already signs that NFTs are being used for _...Read More_
>"NFTs are a technical standard with a wide range of potential applications. Any digital certificate which is subject to origin and ownership verification is a good NFT application. There are already signs that NFTs are being used for _...Read More_
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Recently, a friend of mine asked me why people of color often get defensive when White people ask where they are from. She had a new friend whose heritage she was unsure of. She genuinely wanted to learn more about him and asked where he _...Read More_
Recently, a friend of mine asked me why people of color often get defensive when White people ask where they are from. She had a new friend whose heritage she was unsure of. She genuinely wanted to learn more about him and asked where he _...Read More_
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He has played a pivotal role in bringing black drama to British screens – but Noel Clarke must still battle for recognition. As his hit cop show Bulletproof returns, he talks about fighting prejudice, returning to the Tardis – and saying no _...Read More_
He has played a pivotal role in bringing black drama to British screens – but Noel Clarke must still battle for recognition. As his hit cop show Bulletproof returns, he talks about fighting prejudice, returning to the Tardis – and saying no _...Read More_