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Who Does Islamic(s) Feminism(s) Belong To? by Vanessa Rivera de la Fuente

Who does Islamic(s) feminism(s) belong to?

The answer to this question seems obvious: Islamic feminism belongs to all Muslim women who wish to adhere to it, and  888 woorden meer


On Contact with Chris Hedges | Creative Forgetfulness with Eric Foner (Video)

Eric Foner, historian and author of “Battles for Freedom: The Use and Abuse of American History” discusses confederate monuments, the role of the historian and the lie of omission with Chris Hedges. 45 woorden meer


No, Antifa, This is Not the 1930s and We Don’t Need to Punch a Nazi

So, to the question of, “Why do you use violence,” Antifa answers, “Violence is necessary against Nazis because you can’t talk to evil.” If this seems to mirror what imperialist America has been saying about its “enemies” for decades, that’s no coincidence. 4.186 woorden meer


Art and Activism with Ai WeiWei

By Aisha Sharipzhan

Spread on the curved wall of the Hirshhorn in Washington, D.C. is Ai WeiWei’s The Animal that looks like a Llama but is Really an Alpaca, a new work by the artist that features imagery of Twitter birds, chains, handcuffs, surveillance cameras and alpacas. 477 woorden meer

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Keep the Press Free- and the Newseum Open

By Aisha Sharipzhan

It’s July 16, 2004. Askhat Sharipzhan is walking outside.

He’s probably thinking about the groundbreaking article he’s going to write.

He’s also probably thinking about who might be watching him. 546 woorden meer


Missing Black Girls

When I first read about the tragedy of Kenneka Jenkins, like a lot of folks, I got caught up in the sensationalism of the story. 617 woorden meer

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Latin American Culture Comes Alive During Fiesta DC

By Sara Karlovitch

People from every aspect of Latin American culture descended on the National Mall Saturday, Sept. 16 for the 46th annual Fiesta DC. The festival runs over the course of two days, from Saturday, Sept. 365 woorden meer

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