Friday, July 26, 2013
This is an old article but somehow I missed it. It is a nice reflection from Racialicious on the ways in which the media chooses to cover Latina Muslims (who would have thought there would be enough of a presence to generate a stereotype?)
Racialicious: No Más, Por Favor: Stereotypes of Latina Muslims
Wednesday, July 10, 2013
Yasiin Bey appears in a video launched recently demonstrating the Standard Operating Procedure for force-feeding prisoners on hunger strike at Guantanamo Bay. Made by human rights charity Reprieve and Bafta-award winning director Asif Kapadia, the film shows US actor and rapper formerly known as Mos Def experiencing the procedure.