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Bohemian Rhapsody

Bohemian Rhapsody – In Defence of the Mediocre Music Biopic

Bohemian Rhapsody I went to see Bohemian Rhapsody on opening day, against the advice of my critic friends, whose admonitions of “Mediocre!” ...
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Hegemonic Transition – Managing American Decline and Rising China

Hegemonic Transition In Twilight of the Titans, two scholars provide a warning to a rising China, and a road map for ...
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John Legend – singer-songwriter has emerged as a force for social justice

John Legend John Legend THIS YEAR’S Emmy Awards landed in the midst of yet another high-speed week for John Legend. A ...
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Esi Edugyan wins 2nd Scotiabank Giller Prize for Washington Black

Esi Edugyan Esi Edugyan, author of the novel Washington Black, has won this year's $100,000 Scotiabank Giller Prize, the 25th anniversary of Canada's richest ...
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New Gandhi Biography

New Gandhi Biography – The Years That Changed the World, 1914-1948 By Ramachandra Guha

New Gandhi Biography Few figures in history have been so extensively chronicled, including by himself (Gandhi’s own published collected works ...
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