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Bringing context and critique to the cultural moment. Deep dives, reviews, and debate encouraged.
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© 2020 Relevant Protocols Inc.
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Winning and Losing: Bladee and Mechatok Interviewed by Alexander Iadarola On techno-spirituality, impending doom, and making failed pop songs. _...Read More_
Winning and Losing: Bladee and Mechatok Interviewed by Alexander Iadarola On techno-spirituality, impending doom, and making failed pop songs. _...Read More_
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>"A crop of anti-gay comments by fellow rappers suggests that bigotry is on the defensive in hip-hop right now."
>"A crop of anti-gay comments by fellow rappers suggests that bigotry is on the defensive in hip-hop right now."
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It’s a generic conversation I have with friends in music, fashion, art, and technology. More so recently than in the past: “Why don’t people like the future anymore?” _...Read More_
It’s a generic conversation I have with friends in music, fashion, art, and technology. More so recently than in the past: “Why don’t people like the future anymore?” _...Read More_
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>"Sequestered with my family, surrounded by disease, embedded, clearly and undeniably, in History—in the shared consequences of politics, pathology, and plain old fate—I wish to see and feel my anxiety not as my own, not at all as my _...Read More_
>"Sequestered with my family, surrounded by disease, embedded, clearly and undeniably, in History—in the shared consequences of politics, pathology, and plain old fate—I wish to see and feel my anxiety not as my own, not at all as my _...Read More_
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“When you’re a teenager you don’t have a feeling of the sublime, nature’s much more about a place you can smoke, drink, take drugs and roll around”
“When you’re a teenager you don’t have a feeling of the sublime, nature’s much more about a place you can smoke, drink, take drugs and roll around”
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Natasha Stagg on Balenciaga "The Parisian fashion force revisits its architectural past to reinvent the present." _...Read More_
Natasha Stagg on Balenciaga "The Parisian fashion force revisits its architectural past to reinvent the present." _...Read More_
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OUT OF STATE: Mask On, Mask Off by Natasha Stagg “Nothing has been invented yet that imbues us with immunity. We have always known this, and yet, we have a strange way of showing it. No one in the airport bathroom washed their hands for 20 _...Read More_
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>"A new retrospective celebrates one of Britain’s most prominent and inventive artists."
>"A new retrospective celebrates one of Britain’s most prominent and inventive artists."
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Tara Isabella Burton on desire, authenticity and the aspirational self in age the of Instagram. "Today, we define ourselves by wants that we do not, in fact, control. Far from being our souls, our aspirations have become our chains." _...Read More_
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"Listen up! That's the sound of resistance. Eva Scharrer visits Sonsbeek, where the weight of history echoes and resonates across Arnheim and beyond in an expansive exhibition."
"Listen up! That's the sound of resistance. Eva Scharrer visits Sonsbeek, where the weight of history echoes and resonates across Arnheim and beyond in an expansive exhibition."
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“A lattice of new platforms and tools purports to empower online creators. In reality, it’s turning digital content into gig _...Read More_
“A lattice of new platforms and tools purports to empower online creators. In reality, it’s turning digital content into gig _...Read More_
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Decentralizing the internet alone won’t lift it above politics or save it from corporate co-optation.
Decentralizing the internet alone won’t lift it above politics or save it from corporate co-optation.
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"After centuries of literally and figuratively relying on Black women while simultaneously shoving them toward the margins of public _...Read More_
"After centuries of literally and figuratively relying on Black women while simultaneously shoving them toward the margins of public _...Read More_
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This is just fucking incredible. masterful. i'm floored.
This is just fucking incredible. masterful. i'm floored.
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>"The Russians may have been winning the space race in the 1950s, but they couldn’t hold a candle to the sophistication of Western dress."
>"The Russians may have been winning the space race in the 1950s, but they couldn’t hold a candle to the sophistication of Western dress."