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August 22, 2015

Newswire Pix: Were it Not for the Culture of Surveillance

Newswire Pix: Were it Not for the Culture of Surveillance
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By Michael Shaw I doubt this random newswire photo would have enjoyed the same kind of distribution were it not for the present-day security state.

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August 13, 2015

Why We’re Changing Our Name

Why We’re Changing Our Name
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By Michael Shaw Our choice wasn’t difficult, considering we’ve actually been using this phrase as a tagline since, well... that Bush-Kerry election.

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August 13, 2015

Campaign 2016: The Rapture

Campaign 2016: The Rapture
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By Michael Shaw If we can be less dogmatic for a second about our own jadedness, what is divine is that hope is still out there.

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August 11, 2015

When Different Wire Photos on Same Story Address Different Racial Audiences: “Go Set a Watchman”

When Different Wire Photos on Same Story Address Different Racial Audiences: “Go Set a Watchman”
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By Katie Irwin — Who, between these photos, is invited to see themselves as Watchman’s audience?

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August 10, 2015

The 1% Two Ways

The 1% Two Ways
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By Michael Shaw If the term “two Americas” (or two Londons, or, in this case, two Shanghais) is largely understood as a metaphor, what are we to make of it here?

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