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Rioting in Brasil

For those who don’t already know, Brasil is the hosting nation of this year’s World Cup. In today’s semi-finals round between Brasil and Germany, and to everyone’s surprise, the #3 ranked nation in football(Brasil) was routed by Germany(ranked #2) in a … Continue reading

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Flags, Anthems, and Reality

This Fourth of July is much like every one prior. There’s a unifying sense of solidarity in this nation, irregardless of political alignment, wealth, and race. This nation has been through thick and thin, and as such, we celebrate our … Continue reading

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Utilitarianism in Brave New World: A Critique

I felt like doing a short analysis of Brave New World, because who doesn’t like a good dystopia? Throughout Humanity’s existence, the search for the ‘ideal’ society has been a constant pursuit. Works such as Augustine’s The City of God, and … Continue reading

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History Through the Western Canon

The Truth is rarely pure, and never simple – Oscar Wilde can· on noun \ˈka-nən\ a general law, rule, principle, or criterion by which something is judged. Human progress has been a constant stream of oppression, struggle, death, and finally, … Continue reading

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Huxley Quote using Gimp

Sorry for the lack of material lately, I’ve been extremely busy these past two weeks, and will be for the next two as well. Until then, please enjoy my first real attempt at using Gimp image manipulation software. This quote … Continue reading

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Why We Should Remember the 5th of November

Before I start, may I say thank you for reading my very first post on WordPress! I hope this is something that grows with me, and that you’ll tag along for the ride. My next posts should be coming sooner … Continue reading

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