Internet cafes in Japan are tiny cubicles. People in Japan who do not own or rent a residence are living in these 24-hour boxes originally designed only for web surfing. This new phenomenon is part of an increasing wealth gap in Japan between the ever-growing rich and the working class. About half of those staying […]
Aztec Empire 1428-1521 Oxford University 1096-current The Aztec people flourished in central Mexico from 1300 to 1521. The Aztec empire was a confederation of three city-states established in 1427 — Tenochtitlán, Texcoco, and Tlacopan. The Aztec civilization began with the founding of Tenochtitlán in 1325. The Aztec built some pyramids but most were built by […]
The “Ask” VS “Ax” divide is laden with class and racial division and has been used to deny people, both white and black, access to better jobs and resources based on a perception of low intelligence. The pronunciation using “ax” has a very long history. The “ax” pronunciation has been the standard for over a thousand […]
When a person dies in the Dani Tribe of New Guinea every woman close to the deceased will cut off a portion of a finger. This is a typical mourning practice for women in the tribe. The practice also applies to female babies so the mothers bite off the tips of their children’s fingers in a […]
I wanted to see what it would look like if I stuffed some of the stranger aspects of our reality into one very fast and densely packed video. The results I call chaos reality. The music makes it even more intense.