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September 2022

Uju Anya: Beyond Bile

The Empire responded this week as the world mourned the passing of Queen Elizabeth II. Uju Anya, a Nigerian-American linguist, sparked a global firestorm when she tweeted, usually avoiding commas: “The chief monarch of a genocidal…

News from nowhere: less trust

With his clumsy rhetoric and propensity for gaffes, Truss is an extraordinarily easy target for opposition politicians and opportunistic comedians. News from nowhere: less trust Last month, British-French writer Celya AB described…

Review: Lord of the Ants

09/07/2022 - VENICE 2022: An overly classic style of production weakens Gianni Amelio's biopic about a scandalous trial "under duress" in Italy in 1968Luigi Lo Cascio in Ant Lord"His crime was his weakness, an intentional…