Rachel Beattie talks us through why music is a means of empowering the masses and a way of speaking out in today’s political environment.View More Music; the gift of a speech act?
The personal expression and intimate body art of tattoos is partially wrapped up in an array of pre-conceived judgements and narratives mostly paralleled with aesthetical…View More Embodying security: the power of tattoos
Fear. Empathy. Exhilaration. Insecurity. Joy. Emotions. Emotions are naturally bound up within human instinct and are essential to the way in which individuals…View More The Empowerment of Emotions: How Emotive Power is Sidelining Physical Security
On August 26, 2018, a brief but deadly confrontation occurred along the disputed Tajikistan-Afghanistan border. While many details are still murky, we do know the…View More Russia’s Role in Regional Security in Central Asia
Security. A word that fundamentally constructs visions of the world and is performative in how individuals interact within that world. However, security as an entity…View More Convenience over Security? A re-definition of security in a virtual world