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Jack Graham

Jack Graham writes and podcasts about culture and politics from a Gothic Marxist-Humanist perspective. He co-hosts the I Don't Speak German podcast with Daniel Harper. Support Jack on Patreon.

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  1. AndyRobot800
    July 15, 2013 @ 2:45 am

    "The Mind Of Evil", for me, is the ultimate "how to enjoy something that's problematic" case – probably second only to Talons.

    It's a story I really, really like – it's pacy and full of intrigue. I love cold war history and find the '70s preoccupation with mind control really fascinating.

    It also depicts mental illness in a pretty offensive way, and the whole plot hinges on there being only one Chinese girl in England. So that's kind of… umm.

    However, I always read Senator Alcott's fear of "the Chinese dragon" as more of a "typical American politician, seeing commies everywhere" kind of thing, rather than an implicit suggestion that we were supposed to agree with him.

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