Nicole Coffield

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Do we Brits no longer have an appetite for foreign-language films?

The web may have opened up the world of film for young cinephiles, but it’s cinemas that can make a real difference by championing foreign films<p>Sight & Sound magazine recently gave a stark analysis of the performance of foreign language films at cinemas in the UK. Last year was, it deduced from the …

How Political Correctness Is Anti-science and Anti-art | Blog Posts

Back in 2002, I wrote in VDARE:<p>America’s most spectacular trove of human biodiversity depictions is badly abused today. One of the most impressive …

Move over, paleo eaters and raw foodists

The healthiest food may be your family’s ancestral diet<p>Stephen Le was finishing his Ph.D. at the University of California in Los Angeles when he got …

Diets

Neanderthals were wiped out because modern humans were more ARTISTIC: Cultural lifestyle gave us an edge and helped us innovate

Modern humans have been blamed for killing off the Neanderthals around 30,000 years ago by breeding with them and even murdering them.<p>But now experts …

Everybody’s an Ethnographer!

<b></b>Dhruv Sharma has a background in anthropology, has worked in various countries as an ethnographer, and also holds a master’s degree in design …

Ethnography

Young Iranians Are Expressing a Collective Identity Crisis Through Art

Tehran's art scene is booming, with thousands of young painters and sculptors turning contemporary art into a powerful social force.<p>More than once I have heard it said that Jackson Pollock, not Reagan, won the Cold War. After all, in those first two decades, when it was a matter of deciding which …

Meatless Mondays are good for the body – and the budget

A few weeks ago, Kate Comeau, a registered dietitian in Toronto, whipped together a rib-sticking Portuguese stew for dinner. In went the potatoes and Swiss chard. Then she added a little sausage.<p>Emphasis on <i>little</i>.<p>"I really cut back on the amount not only for the cost, but also for the health …

What is the Chinese media doing right for LGBT people?

Five years ago Chinese LGBT rights activist Xiaogang Wei decided to focus on the positive and celebrate responsible reporting. He says progress is being made<p>In July 2011 Chinese news anchor Qiu Qiming shocked the country by going off-script to stand up for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender …

9 Blatant Lies About Pop Culture That Everybody Instantly Saw Straight Through

These days, creators struggle to keep the details of their upcoming movies and TV shows from leaking on the internet, so they can preserve their big …

Meet The Entrepreneur Behind The Death Wish Coffee Super Bowl Ad

Mike Brown, the founder and owner of Death Wish Coffee, a blend with twice the amount of caffeine of most coffees, won a contest for small business owners who wanted to advertise during the Super Bowl. In the commercial a Viking ship forges through stormy seas, which turn into a river of strong …

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