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Sizeable Horror

Sizeable horror. Size doesn’t scare us enough anymore. The idea of a lone Greek warrior standing against a titan, whilst still very cool, doesn’t inspire us with the same awe, at least, it didn’t for me. Humanity has since overcome great fearsome beasts with technology. If we saw a giant kraken moving across the sea …

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If, an Essay

If – Rudyard Kipling. An essay. – https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/46473/if— In school, we read a lot of poetry. In years 7 to 11, we read war poetry, poetry about relationships and poetry about power. We read poems that mean nothing to us because we have never had the slightest inkling of care as to what they are …

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A Political Drabble

Change. The world has become rather stale, familiar, and as has been said before, familiarity breeds contempt, hostility. The human ‘democratic’ experiment has failed. People are attacking and killing people over held opinion, not action, dead is the dream of calm, controlled debate, and an open marketplace of ideas. At this point I see only …

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A reply to Mic.com’s: ‘Hellblade’ tries to show the real experience of psychosis – but ends up using it as a plot device.

A reply to Mic.com’s: ‘Hellblade’ tries to show the real experience of psychosis – but ends up using it as a plot device. This is an entirely subjective piece by piece breakdown of why I think this article is wrong in many ways, due to lack of research or simple disagreement. This is in no …

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My Petition

My Peitition: Media lies in Syria Hi! I made a petition surrounding Syria and would be extremely grateful if some of you signed it: Here is the petition. I’m a 17 year old British male student, with a huge passion for politics. After deciding that the media lies for money, and has little reason to …

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Stockholm Syndrome

Stockholm syndrome. Again, sources at the bottom. So, it’s happened again. Within mere weeks another western city took an attack from another individual looking to terrorise and destroy morale. 15 injured, 4 dead. A truck and a marketplace. Hypothesis: It was likely a Muslim. There are reports of Jihadist material on his Facebook [1], and …

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When Political correctness becomes conformity and control.

When Political correctness becomes conformity and control. To begin, I do again have a bias on this subject. I really, really, have a problem with SJWs, I will remain factual and cite my sources; however. Sources are cited by number and located at the bottom of the text. It’s nothing new, linguistic policing has plagued …

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