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Is whistleblowing investigative journalism or spying?

How a proposed secrecy law would recast journalism as spying Duncan Campbell and Duncan Campbell Home Office plans would remove the public interest defence for whistleblowing, and could put reporters in jail ‘Endorsed by the home secretary, Priti Patel, the consultation into secrecy argues that press disclosures can be worse than spying.’ Photograph: Jessica Taylor/Reuters … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: AMC1°_2-1-Being heard, AMCT°_1-2-Public and individual freedoms, AMCT°_3-1-Power and influence, B1B2-4. Citizenship & Virtual Worlds | Tags: , , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Is whistleblowing investigative journalism or spying?

Poetry is not only a question of words…

Enchanted Forests and Magic Worlds British woods and moors at night in pictures by Jasper Goodall Grimoire mon beau grimoire plaquette de l’exposition 

Catégories: B1B2-5. Fictions & Realities, LLCE1°_1-2-Freaks, fairies and fancy worlds, LLCET°_2-1-Expressing emotions, Yoda's Favorites | Tags: , , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Poetry is not only a question of words…

Power of words and sounds

The power of words and sounds through radio broadcast https://youtu.be/MdnvJ1uK8hs

Catégories: AMC1°_2-2-Informing and being informed, AMCT°_3-1-Power and influence, B1B2-2. Private Space & Public Space, B1B2-4. Citizenship & Virtual Worlds, B1B2-5. Fictions & Realities | Tags: , , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Power of words and sounds

G7 leaders depicted in Mount Recyclemore e-waste sculpture

G7 leaders depicted in Mount Recyclemore e-waste sculpture Cornwall art installation created from 20,000 pieces of discarded tech highlights growing threat it poses to environment Mount Recyclemore, the giant sculpture of the G7 leaders, sits on a clifftop near Carbis Bay in Cornwall. Photograph: Hugh R Hastings/Getty Steven Morris Thu 10 Jun 2021 The seven … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: A2B1-7. Saving the Planet & Designing our Futures, AMCT°_2-2-From the protection of Nature to ecological transition, B1B2-3. Art & Power, B1B2-8. Territory & Memory, LLCET°_1-1-Art and protest | Tags: , , , , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur G7 leaders depicted in Mount Recyclemore e-waste sculpture

Anglo-Trivia : how much do you know about the English-speaking world?

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Sculptures to mourn our dead.

A public space to grieve a soulmate lost to a virus. Tay, the Aids memorial, in New Steine, Brighton, by Romany Mark Bruce and Morris Singer Art Foundry. Photograph: Lawrence Suss/Art UK Dr Anthony McIntosh, public sculpture manager, Art UK Wed 3 Feb 2021 06.00 GMT   This striking memorial, in New Steine gardens, Brighton, … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: A2B1-6. Creation & Relation to Arts, AMC1°_2-3-Representing the world and oneself, B1B2-2. Private Space & Public Space, B1B2-3. Art & Power, B1B2-8. Territory & Memory, LLCE1°_2-1-Love and friendship, LLCET°_1-1-Art and protest, LLCET°_2-1-Expressing emotions | Tags: , , | Commentaires fermés sur Sculptures to mourn our dead.

Still life and domestic bliss : lockdown artistic creations.

A picture of domestic bliss: why we’ve fallen in love with still life. Instagram posts of homely scenes are striking a chord with users taking a renewed interest in their outdoor environment Flowers in a vase on a ledge with a dragonfly, caterpillar, and butterfly by Rachel Ruysch, left, and Tuft of Marine Plants, Shells … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: A2B1-6. Creation & Relation to Arts, AMC1°_2-3-Representing the world and oneself, B1B2-2. Private Space & Public Space, B1B2-3. Art & Power, LLCE1°_2-2-Relation between the individual and the group, LLCET°_2-1-Expressing emotions | Tags: , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Still life and domestic bliss : lockdown artistic creations.

Building a better future for Ireland.

Empire shaped Ireland’s past. A century after partition, it still shapes our present. Michael D Higgins Thu 11 Feb 2021 13.00 GM Only by remembering complex, uncomfortable aspects of Britain and Ireland’s shared history can we forge a better future Michael D Higgins is president of Ireland Ireland is currently engaged in a process of … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: AMCT°_1-1-Unity and plurality, AMCT°_2-1-Frontier and space, AMCT°_3-2-Rivalries and interdependencies, B1B2-1. Identities & Exchanges, B1B2-7. Diversity & Inclusion, B1B2-8. Territory & Memory | Tags: , , , , , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Building a better future for Ireland.

Black Lives Matter changed my life, and my interracial marriage, for the better

by Tineka Smith In a defining year as an African American woman, I realised my white British husband will always be learning about race. ‘For a long while, my husband couldn’t understand, let alone appreciate, just how different the path I tread is from his own.’ Photograph: Roy Hsu/Getty Images/Uppercut Tue 29 Dec 2020 08.00 … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: AMCT°_1-3-Equalities and inequalities, B1B2-1. Identities & Exchanges, B1B2-2. Private Space & Public Space, B1B2-7. Diversity & Inclusion, LLCE1°_2-3-Confrontation to difference | Tags: , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Black Lives Matter changed my life, and my interracial marriage, for the better

Tate restaurant 1920s mural depicted as racist

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2020/aug/04/tate-removes-reference-to-amusing-restaurant-after-racist-images-in-mural-draw-anger Exclusive: gallery removes reference to venue as ‘most amusing room in Europe’ as calls grow for artwork’s removal The mural in the Rex Whistler restaurant depicts the enslavement of a black child and other racist imagery. Tate Britain has removed a reference to its restaurant as “the most amusing room in Europe” after complaints … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: A2B1-6. Creation & Relation to Arts, A2B1-8. Past within Present, B1B2-1. Identities & Exchanges, B1B2-3. Art & Power, B1B2-8. Territory & Memory, LLCET°_1-2-Polemical art | Tags: , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Tate restaurant 1920s mural depicted as racist