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Florian Heinke

German Enfant Terrible Florian Heinke First London Solo Exhibition Unveiled

<b>Florian Heinke has his first London solo exhibition at the popular Charlie Smith London Gallery in Shoreditch, opening this week. Heinke is known for</b> …

Watch: The inspirational story of the Lesvos islanders on the front lines of the refugee crisis

A film has been released championing the stories of the people on the Greek island of Lesvovs who make a difference on the front line of the refugee crisis.<p>Ode to Lesvos is a documentary short that tells the stories of the islanders whose uncompromising compassion has earned some of them, including …

Storytelling

France's "Great Wall Of Calais"

• Around 200 migrants from Calais, the principal ferry crossing point between France and England, are successfully smuggled into Britain each week, …

France

Capturing the Supernatural Elements of Our World

<i>This story appeared in the September issue of VICE magazine. Click HERE to subscribe.</i><p>Michael Lundgren's new photo series, <i>Matter</i>, is culled from nine years of picture-making. Using metaphorical and visual tropes, Lundgren departs from the confines of the actual landscape, conjuring elements of the …

Supernatural

A Dire Warning: "Someone Is Learning How To Take Down The Internet"

by williambanzai7 - Sep 15, 2016 7:00 PM<p>A swift recovery, just like the economy...<p>The gold market in India is vast and extensive and is arguably the …

Internet

Moises Saman, Discordia

JTF (just the facts): Self-published in 2016 (here). Hardcover, with 127 color and black and white photographs, 4 collages (by Daria Birang), and 1 …

Middle East

Nan Goldin unveils new work in a UK prison

The New Yorker, alongside artists Marlene Dumas, Steve McQueen, and Wolfgang Tillmans, pays tribute to Oscar Wilde’s incarceration with new film and photography work<p>Nan Goldin has never been one for the conventional and her latest show is no different. Paying tribute to Reading Prison’s most …

Prison

Does the NSA have a duty to disclose zero-day exploits?

To say the National Security Agency (NSA) prefers to lay low and shuns the limelight is an understatement. One joke said about the secretive group, …

National Security Agency (NSA)

Continuing Opacity: Surveillance Under the Next Administration

<i>Amid an election full of outlandish statements, Twitter spats and ad hominem accusations, many important problems facing America have failed to grace</i> …

Surveillance

Jimmy Carter Defends Edward Snowden, Says NSA Spying Has Compromised Nation's Democracy

Former President Jimmy Carter announced support for NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden this week, saying that his uncovering of the agency's massive surveillance programs had proven "beneficial."<p>Speaking at a closed-door event in Atlanta covered by German newspaper Der Spiegel, Carter also criticized …

National Security Agency (NSA)

How Many Dots Can You See in This Image, All at Once?

Why do they keep disappearing?<p>If you scan your eyes across this image, you'll see there's 12 dots. But how many of them can you see, all at once?<p>My …

Optical Illusions

Snowden: Long prison term for me would erode democracy in US

NEW YORK (AP) — National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden says it would "chill speech" and "erode the quality of our democracy" if he serves a long prison term in the U.S.<p>Snowden spoke by video at a New York news conference Wednesday. Advocates, including Human Rights Watch and Amnesty …

Democracy

The Story Behind the Haunting 9/11 Photo of a Man Falling From the Twin Towers

The most widely seen images from 9/11 are of planes and towers, not people. <i>Falling Man</i> is different.<p>The photo, taken by Richard Drew in the moments after the September 11, 2001, attacks, is one man’s distinct escape from the collapsing buildings, a symbol of individuality against the backdrop of …

Our Selfie Society Is Incompatible With Democracy | Charles Hugh Smith

<i>Now that the US is a neoliberal selfie society, we have the worst of all possible worlds in terms of a failed, doomed democracy.</i><p>Each individual's …

Democracy

Why You Should Be Paying Attention To America's Quiet War On Cash

Bill Gross just called out Janet Yellen as the penultimate market manipulator.<p>Japan has been leading the way as far as Central Bank interventions …

Government

America The Illiterate

Bill Gross just called out Janet Yellen as the penultimate market manipulator.<p>Japan has been leading the way as far as Central Bank interventions …

Hannah Arendt

Edward Burtynsky: the photographer finding art in rivers of toxic waste

Ahead of a new exhibition of his work, the Canadian photographer tells Alastair Sooke about the toxic allure of the world's most perilous places<p>‘I’ve been to China a dozen times,” says the 61-year-old landscape photographer Edward Burtynsky, “but I’ve never visited the Great Wall.” He smiles. “I …

Photographers

CIA using Pokemon Go for mass surveillance

By now, you’ve probably heard of Pokemon Go, the new “hybrid reality” mobile app game that overlays real world geographic locations with virtual …

Pokémon

Edward Snowden’s Long, Strange Journey to Hollywood

The summer light was fading to gold near Red Square as Oliver Stone maneuvered through the lobby bar of a five-star Moscow hotel last year. He walked past the marble staircase and the grand piano to a table in the back. A group of businessmen in suits lingered nearby. Stone grimaced.<p>“I think we …

Edward Snowden

The Dumbed-Down New York Times

<i>A New York Times columnist writes Americans are so “dumbed-down” that they don’t know that Russia “invaded” Ukraine two years ago, but that</i> …

United States

7 Out Of 10 Millennials Are "Disengaged" From Meaningful Employment

The monetary voodoo imposed upon us by criminal central banks, and rubber-stamped by puppet politicians is the ultimate extreme in financial …

Millennials

Paul Craig Roberts Asks "Can Americans Overthrow The Evil That Rules Them?"

The monetary voodoo imposed upon us by criminal central banks, and rubber-stamped by puppet politicians is the ultimate extreme in financial …

Paul Craig Roberts

Romanian Hacker Who Exposed Hillary's Private Email Server Sentenced To 52 Months

The election year fix is in… and Janet Yellen is praying the markets hold together until November.<p>What do we know beyond the gossip about the …

Hillary Clinton

DHS Prepares For Nuke Attack With Massive Order For Radiation Detectors

Earlier this year we reported that <b>Texas game wardens on the southern border have been issued radiation detectors</b> due to concerns that a nuclear or …

Radiation

The Secret Global Court: Why Corporate Criminals & Corrupt Politicians Desperately Want TPP

Obama needs to ensure he gets well compensated after leaving office for a job well done protecting, defending and further enriching the global …

Corruption

InselWesen by Mila Teshaieva

<b>Posted:</b> August 28, 2016 | <b>Author:</b> christerek | <b>Filed under:</b> Photobooks, Photography | <b>Tags:</b> Föhr, InselWesen, insularity, Island, Mila Teshaieva, …

Déjà Vu

James Clar: Art Futures

I just came across <b>James Clar’</b>s work. After reading this Dubai-based American artist’s bio, it seems that I’m a bit late to the party with exhibits at …

Forget ideology, liberal democracy’s newest threats come from technology and bioscience

The BBC Reith Lectures in 1967 were given by Edmund Leach, a Cambridge social anthropologist. “Men have become like gods,” Leach began. “Isn’t it about time that we understood our divinity? Science offers us total mastery over our environment and over our destiny, yet instead of rejoicing we feel …

Artificial Intelligence