Full Metal Jacket (Tõnis)

Rationale I chose this picture to show that there were also protests against the Vietnam War that happened in other countries. This particular protest was led by the Band of the Royal New Zealand Artillery and accompanied by soldiers from the New Zealand Special Air Service and the 161 Battery. They used fire-crackers and red …

Full Metal Jacket (Kask)

This visual is the cover page of The Huntsville Times, in Huntsville, Alabama, in April 12 1961. The impactful title of the newspaper is “Man Enters Space”. The day before, the Soviets had launched the first man, Yuri Gagarin, on orbit around the Earth. His flight had lasted for 108 minutes and he successfully landed …

“Full Metal Jacket” – Krister Põder

Notions The Iron Curtain – A political, military, and ideological barrier erected by the Soviet Union after World War II to seal off itself and its dependent eastern and central European allies from open contact with the West and other non communist areas. It was popularised by winston Churchill in 1946 in his speech. The …

“Help”

Notions Civil Rights Movements The Civil Rights Movement encompasses social movements in the United States whose goals were to end racial segregation and discrimination against African Americans and to secure legal recognition and federal protection of the citizenship rights enumerated in the Constitution and federal law. This article covers the phase of the movement between …

The Help (Erik)

Notions Civil Rights Movements– The Civil Rights Movement encompasses social movements in the United States whose goals were to end racial segregation and discrimination against African Americans and to secure legal recognition and federal protection of the citizenship rights enumerated in the Constitution and federal law. This article covers the phase of the movement between …

The Mayflower Story-Kaia

Notions Origin of Native Americans Even though the exact origin of Native Americans is not known we have many theories. One of the theories that seems most valid mentions migration from Polynesia and from the northern parts of China. Another one speculates the crossing of a land bridge between Asia and America called Beringia, which …