Henry Louis Gates – My family and our neighbors…

My family and our neighbors and friends thought of Africa and its Africans as extensions…


“My family and our neighbors and friends thought of Africa and its Africans as extensions of the stereotyped characters that we saw in movies and on television in films such as ‘Tarzan’ and in programs such as ‘Ramar of the Jungle’ and ‘Sheena, Queen of the Jungle.'”
-Henry Louis Gates

Jon Ronson – There’s definitely evidence that capitalism…

There’s definitely evidence that capitalism at its most ruthless rewards psychopathic behavior. When you look…


“There’s definitely evidence that capitalism at its most ruthless rewards psychopathic behavior. When you look at the worst corners of the American health insurance industry or the sub-prime banking market, it really feels like the more psychopathically someone behaves, the more it’s rewarded.”
-Jon Ronson