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'''Years and Years''' is a [[science fiction]] drama series written and created by Russel T Davies that aired in 2019.  
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'''Years and Years''' is a [[science fiction]] drama series with some minor [[cyberpunk]] elements. It was written and created by Russel T Davies that aired in 2019.  
  
 
== Plot ==
 
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One other key part of the fictitious political backstory is the launch of a nuclear missile against a Chinese man-made island in the South China sea. Killing many thousands of people.
 
One other key part of the fictitious political backstory is the launch of a nuclear missile against a Chinese man-made island in the South China sea. Killing many thousands of people.
  
Aside from the political/dramatic backstory, there is also a lot of references to transhumanism, with one of the key characters referring to themselves as "Trans" which her parents confuse with her being transsexual.  
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=== Transhumanist & Future Tech Elements ===
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Aside from the political/dramatic backstory, there is also a lot of references to transhumanism, with one of the key characters referring to themselves as "Trans" which her parents confuse with her being transsexual stating; "I'm not transsexual, I'm transhuman" during the first episode.
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"I'm not transsexual, I'm transhuman"
 
  
 
== External Links ==
 
== External Links ==

Revision as of 11:23, 4 June 2019

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Years and Years is a science fiction drama series with some minor cyberpunk elements. It was written and created by Russel T Davies that aired in 2019.

Plot

The plot of years and years begins in the present day (2019) and quickly moves forward into the not-to-distant future. With president Trump being re-elected in 2020, and later Mike Pence becoming president (as Trumps supposed puppet), as well as Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping both becoming life-long leaders of Russia and China respectively. There is also a Trump-esque figure on the rise in British politics, who goes by the name of Vivienne Rook, leader of the 4 star party.

One other key part of the fictitious political backstory is the launch of a nuclear missile against a Chinese man-made island in the South China sea. Killing many thousands of people.

Transhumanist & Future Tech Elements

Aside from the political/dramatic backstory, there is also a lot of references to transhumanism, with one of the key characters referring to themselves as "Trans" which her parents confuse with her being transsexual stating; "I'm not transsexual, I'm transhuman" during the first episode.


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