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POST 13: OUTSOURCING/OFFSHORING: Two Cartoons
            Both these cartoons are very satirical and denounce offshoring and outsourcing, mostly in the U.S.A. The first cartoon shows Mitt Romney, who ran for president in 2012 elections in the Unites States of America,standing as the Republican candidat...

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POST 11: FOUR NOTIONS IN A SINGLE SONG AND VIDEO CLIP: R.E.M.- Every Day Is Yours To Win (2011)
ABOUT THE BAND (rateyourmusic.com): Formed: January 1980, Athens, GA, United States Disbanded: September 21, 2011 Members: Michael Stipe  (vocals),  Peter Buck (guitar),  Mike Mills (bass, keyboards, vocals), Bill Berry (drums, 1980-97) "The name R.E.M. wou...

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POST 10: TWO NOTIONS ILLUSTRATED IN SEAN PENN'S MOVIE, INTO THE WILD (2007)
             Having already seen this movie, I already know what it's about. So I promise not to spoil anything about the movie. This film directed by Sean Penn and based on a real story, is all about the desire to escape and return to the most basic ans na...

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Post 9: Myths and Heroes.
                                   Here is my completed worksheet! You can find it by clicking here .

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FREE POST: Blue Jasmine
    Blue Jasmine is the last Woody Allen movie, starring Cate Blanchett in the lead role. She acts spectacularly in this film and is a considerably talented actress. The story takes place in San Francisco and New York, and tell the story of this woman, Jasm...

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POST 8: GAME OF THRONES (Your Choice of a Film or Series dealing with the notion of 'Power')
     I have chosen this series because it deals with several forms of power. This series is all about power, where it comes from and what different people do with it. The notion of power is seen mainly through political power and royal power, but can also b...

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POST 7: THE NOTION OF POWER as exemplified in Brian De Palma's Redacted movie
The film Redacted , directed by Brian De Palma in 2007, deals with the very controversial issue of the war in Irak. It shows very graphic and horrifying images of American soldiers in the Middle East. This film is based on real events, making it even more a...

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POST 7: THE NOTION OF POWER as exemplified in Brian De Palma's Redacted movie
The film Redacted , directed by Brian De Palma in 2007, deals with the very controversial issue of the war in Irak. It shows very graphic and horrifying images of American soldiers in the Middle East. This film is based on real events, making it even more a...

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POST 7: THE NOTION OF POWER as exemplified in Brian De Palma's Redacted movie
The film Redacted , directed by Brian De Palma in 2007, deals with the very controversial issue of the war in Irak. It shows very graphic and horrifying images of American soldiers in the Middle East. This film is based on real events, making it even more a...

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Post 4: MADtv iRack Video
      If I were to relate this video to one or more of the four notions, I would choose The Notion of Progress , Forms of Power and Spaces and Exchanges . Firstly The Notion of Progress because this video uses the example of Apple technologies to criticise ...
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