The Advantages and Disadvantages of Censorship in America and China

America is a hotspot of so many different cultures and races from all over the world. With this, comes many cultural shocks that people from America may sometimes not understand. These people from other backgrounds bring their various backgrounds into … Continue reading The Advantages and Disadvantages of Censorship in America and China

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The Longstanding Legacy of Benjamin Franklin and His Writing

If you live in the United States, there’s no escaping Benjamin Franklin’s legacy. His face is still printed on hundred-dollar bills. The theories about electricity that he contributed remain in use today. His witty sayings are plastered all over inspirational … Continue reading The Longstanding Legacy of Benjamin Franklin and His Writing

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Examining Social Issues Present in the Metal Music Subculture of America

During the spring semester, my term paper assignment for one of my anthropology classes was an auto-ethnographic fieldwork essay, but I was limited to online resources to consolidate data due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In this blog post, I aim … Continue reading Examining Social Issues Present in the Metal Music Subculture of America

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Sociopolitical Anthropology: Introduction to International Relations and How this Political System Works

What is the International Political System? The international political system is a forum for relations between countries.  Those relations tend to centre around economics, human rights, and matters of diplomacy.  Yet, the international system is  unique because it does have … Continue reading Sociopolitical Anthropology: Introduction to International Relations and How this Political System Works