Image Archive on American Eugenics Movement he philosopher George Santayana said, "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it." This adage is appropriate to our current rush into the "gene age," which has striking parallels to the eugenics movement of the early decades of the 20th century. Eugenics was, quite literally, an effort to breed better human beings – by encouraging the reproduction of people with "good" genes and discouraging those with "bad" genes. Eugenicists effectively lobbied for social legislation to keep racial and ethnic groups separate, to restrict immigration from southern and eastern Europe, and to sterilize people considered "genetically unfit." We now invite you to experience the unfiltered story of American eugenics – primarily through materials from the Eugenics Record Office at Cold Spring Harbor, which was the center of American eugenics research from 1910-1940. You may find some of the language and images in this Archive offensive.
Harvard film archive Freedom Archives Home 100 Essential Films | Film In response to the American Film Institute's list of the 100 greatest American movies, film scholar Jonathan Rosenbaum took the AFI to task for what he saw as a product "symptomatic of an increasingly dumbed-down film culture that continues to outflank our shrinking expectations." Of course, any list of this kind (including Sight and Sound's decennial roster and the Village Voice Film Critic's Poll from a few years back) is not without its blind spots. Participants are often forced to pick a select group of favorites and make a number of concessions ("Well, if I want Antonioni to make it into the collective top 10, I'd better hedge my bets with L'Avventura instead of my personal favorite Zabriskie Point."). Consequently, underdogs and obscure gems have little chance of being represented on a composite list that's typically unveiled with little-to-no "justification for any of its titles" (to borrow again from Rosenbaum). Les Vampires (Louis Feuillade, 1915) Broken Blossoms (D.W.
Index: if-archive/games/zcode This directory contains games in Infocom Z-Machine format, NOT games published by the company Infocom. The games here can be played with an Infocom game interpreter; look in infocom/interpreters for a version for your system. Source code of the games, if available, can be found in games/source/inform. 404-Life_not_found.zblorb [25-May-2011] 404- Life not found, by Evan Derby. 69105Keys.zblorb [02-Mar-2009] 69,105 Keys, a one room game by David Welbourn. 905.z5 [02-Aug-2012] 9:05 by Adam Cadre, Version 1.1 (2012.0724). 905notes.txt [03-Jan-2000] Brief notes on 9:05, by Adam Cadre 9Dancers.zip [18-Jul-2004] The Nine Dancers (Larsoft Adventure number 4). aasmasters.z5 [10-Apr-2003] AAS Masters, in which all is revealed, by "David Banner." Accuse.zblorb [22-Mar-2007] Accuse, a small replayable puzzle by David A. Acheton.z8 [15-Nov-2011] Acheton, by David Seal, Jonathan Thackray and Jonathan Partington (Cambridge University, 1978-80). acorncourt.z5 [04-Sep-1997] Acrobat.zblorb [11-Jan-2009] Danger! Dr.
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Download & Streaming : Audio Archive Listen to free audio books and poetry recordings! This library of audio books and poetry features digital recordings and MP3's from the Naropa Poetics Audio Archive, LibriVox, Project Gutenberg, Maria Lectrix, and Internet Archive users. LibriVox - founded in 2005 - is a community of volunteers from all over the world who record public domain texts: poetry, short stories, whole books, even dramatic works, in many different languages. All LibriVox recordings are in the public domain in the USA and available as free downloads on the internet. Non-English language collections contributed to the Open Source Audio collection are featured here. Folksonomy : A system of classification derived from the practice and method of collaboratively creating and managing tags to annotate and categorize content; this practice is also known as collaborative tagging, social classification, social indexing, and social tagging. Listen to sermons and lectures concerning religion and spirituality here.
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