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The Souls of White Folk

This assumption that of all the hues of God whiteness alone is inherently and obviously better than brownness or tan leads to curious acts.

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Distorted Rhetoric and Forgotten Principles: How AOC is Reviving Oratory in the US

There are parallels to be made between the shape of democracy in Athens all those years ago and that of US politics today. In the same manner that rhetoric took principal place in determining the outcome of the socio-economic structures of the Athenian city-state, so too have we witnessed the undeniable power that rhetoric continues to possess in the present-day.

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The New Dark Age

Hope is above all ‘a state of mind … it is a dimension of the soul … It is an orientation of the spirit’

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This is Water

This is Water is a commencement speech given by David Foster Wallace on 21st May 2005 at Kenyon College.