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Why the Internet Is the Greatest Achievement of Any Civilization, Ever | Virginia Heffernan Why the Internet Is the Greatest Achievement of Any Civilization, Ever | Virginia Heffernan

I see the Internet as the great masterpiece of human civilization, to which we’re all contributing all the time the nearly four billion of us with wireless access across the globe. And the reason I call it art is that the building blocks of this enterprise, the Internet, seem obscure, it seems like this must…

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Ceremonial Opening of the Soviet Writers’ Congress (1934) Ceremonial Opening of the Soviet Writers’ Congress (1934)

Banner: The All-Soviet Congress of Soviet Writers The best writers of all nations came to their first congress. Congress chairman Maksim Gorkii. Tadzhik poet Aini and Ilya Erenburg. Aleksei Tolstoi. Fedor Glavkov and Boris Pasternak. Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party, comrade Zhdanov. Martin Andersen Nexš, Ernst Toller, Andre Malraux, Jean Richard…

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Respected Writers Who Were Actually Terrible People Respected Writers Who Were Actually Terrible People

Writers live through their work, and if a book is good enough, an author can achieve immortality. But once a writer becomes a household name, people start to focus on their genius and forget about all their flaws and foibles. Reality check: Some of the best novels and short stories ever written have been penned…

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Author, Journalist, Stand-Up Comedian: Paul Krassner Interview – Political Comedy Author, Journalist, Stand-Up Comedian: Paul Krassner Interview – Political Comedy

we’re very happy to have Paul Krassner with us today on alternative views Paul resin is a legend both during and after his time Paul’s time was the 1960s when his unique political journal the realist contains some of the most advanced political satire and comedy of the day Paul was also one of the…

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Dear Society | Spoken word poetry by Ankita Jain | Penned Peeps Dear Society | Spoken word poetry by Ankita Jain | Penned Peeps

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