“The objective is to be inclusive.” by Yessenia Funes The word “Latinx” is becoming a more and more common gender-inclusive alternative for “Latino” or “Latina.” (We at Colorlines included.
A tight-knit group of activists, filmmakers, and graffiti writers create shelters for the homeless in an innovative and reproducible way – direct action. For years, the Bay Area graffiti writer PEMEX and fellow writer NEKO of Madrid, have painted corporate billboards in their respective countries. After the latest upsurge in the Oakland homeless population, they wanted […]
Lowkey | Photo: Wikimedia Commons White House press secretary Sean Spicer defended President Donald Trump’s Muslim ban by claiming only a very small percentage of innocent people were treated as terrorists while traveling so the outrage was overblown. He also justified the detention of a five year-old child, saying it would be wrong to […]
http://czterystronybajek.blogspot.com/ Multicultural Animated Project “Four Directions of Fairy Tales” (Cztery Strony Bajek) sponsored by Embassy of United States in Warsaw screenplay and directed by Martyna Majewska art animation, editing: Marcin Koźliński english translation Marzanna Gromotowicz narrated by Kobi Weitzner consultations Mamadou Diouf music: Kevin MacLeod – http://incompetech.com – creative commons This work is licensed under […]
Anansi loves his grandma’s beans. Anansi tricks whale and elephant into a Tug o’ War.
In the early moments of The Hyena Men, a fascinating documentary short produced by CCTV Africa, we see performers interacting with a series of dangerous wild animals, including baboons, hyenas and poisonous snakes. Their daring feats aren’t being performed on the glittering stages of Las Vegas, but on the crowded streets of Nigeria. It’s part […]
What America has to do ! Filmed by Pedro Pintura for Fire In The Hood Films
https://submedia.tv/stimulator/2016/12/13/nodapl-how-to-block-trains/ Trains are one of the main ways that oil is transported across Turtle Island. Physical blockades of the tracks have been used effectively many times to hamper ecocidal projects of “resource extraction”. We can also block the rails in a sneaky way: by tricking the signalling system into thinking there is a train on […]