Review – Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave

It is important to understand who exactly Frederick Douglass was and his vital role within the historical movement that sought to achieve the abolition of slavery. Slavery as an institution had (and sadly still does in some parts of the modern world) existed for as long as mankind had. It is an institution which has … Continue reading Review – Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave

Yukio Mishima – Japan’s Enfant Terrible

Japan is a intriguing nation and many know this. Despite its limited global reach in history compared to the West and its troubled past, it has become one of the world's largest economies and cultural exporters. But this is also a double-edged sword in more ways than one. Like the sword itself, with the katana … Continue reading Yukio Mishima – Japan’s Enfant Terrible