After the dismal experience of the prequel trilogy, people came to speak of Star Wars with disdain. An entire community, long dreaming of an experience akin to the grand unfolding of the original trilogy, had their excitement slowly turn toxic. The collective weight of bad writing, poor casting, and over-emphasis on special effects seemed to… Read more »
Posts By: George Patrick Richard Benson
It is a common trope of our times, whether in news or entertainment, that we live in an increasingly complex world.
On Nov. 26, the sun beat down on a crowd of some 800 delegates from over 65 countries gathered in Manila to fight for the rights of migrants. On Katipunan Avenue, one of the largest and busiest roads in the wealthy district of Quezon City, the most populous city in the Philippines, labour activists, human-rights… Read more »