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The Atlantic
Boaty McBoatface and the False Promise of Democracythe name Boaty McBoatface,” The Times declares. “Present the people with an ido
Boaty McBoatface and the False Promise of Democracy
The Atlantic / Posted 8 days ago
the name Boaty McBoatface,” The Times declares. “Present the people with an idol, then smash it before their eyes,” muses Stuart Heritage at The Guardian. “Soon they will learn that resistance is futile, and the state’s power is absolute.”... Read more
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Salon.com
Thomas the Tank Engine, neocolonial fantasy: What his new international pals, and the backlash against them, signala train engine with a moon face who gets in and out of trouble with a heavy hel
Thomas the Tank Engine, neocolonial fantasy: What his new international pals, and the backlash against them, signal
Salon.com / Posted 30 days ago
a train engine with a moon face who gets in and out of trouble with a heavy helping of elbow grease and good cheer. As Stuart Heritage writes in a hilarious piece for The Guardian, everybody knows that Thomas the Tank Engine “is the story of... Read more

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