Wednesday, July 10, 2013

it's a small world after all...

black-arab solidarity: what could it mean? by liz derias
 The Palestinian struggle is a black struggle by Susan Abulhawa
The Subjects of American Empire Are Joining in Solidarity by Kevin Zeese & Margaret Flowers

yasiin bey (aka mos def) demonstrates guantanamo bay force-feeding standard operating procedure

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.

20 ramadan memes

20 Memes to Get You Through Ramadan This Year

Thursday, July 04, 2013

"somebody's watching me"

On the serious tip, I definitely think that "America the Beautiful" would make a much better national anthem than the "Star Spangled Banner". But this is starting to be a rising contender.

"oh say can they see..."

The piece is called "Surveilance 2010" by the artist Will Varner

will varner surveillance 2010 window blinds camera usa flag