You have to understand the Arab mind,” Capt. Todd Brown, a company commander...– New York Times, December 7, 2003. This racist, dehumanizing and imperialist understanding of the Eastern world is more than rampant in the West and its armed forces: It’s ingrained. This type of thinking has been applied to Central and South Asia as well. (via mehreenkasana)
‘ARTist’ is a piece that explores how everyday images and moments inspire us, and how important we are in the struggle of today’s world. Choreography by Mukhtar Omar Sharif Mukhtar This piece was performed in collaboration between Cirque du Soleil and Nevada Ballet Theatre. 1.”Lost & Found” by Amon Tobin, 2.”Comptine D’un Autre...
Blaming the lobby
U.S policies and interests are the problem, the pro Israel lobby just sharpen the details. As someone who has been facing the full brunt of the might of the pro-Israel lobby in the US, Joseph Massad explains the deceit behind blaming the lobby for US policies towards the Palestinians and the Arab world. Article published in Al-Ahram Weekly in 2006 In the last 25 years, many Palestinians and...
Every black woman I spoke with who was/is an ardent moviegoer, a lover of the...– Bell Hooks (via wretchedoftheearth)
Analysis | What Israel’s anti-African pogroms tell... →
A week ago, Tel Aviv’s African migrant community came under a sustained mob attack, including vandalism, looting and firebombing. Robert Kazandjian, Ali Hocine Dimerdji and Samantha Asumadu argue that these events, and their aftermath, provide further evidence of the inherently racist nature of political Zionism. Please follow LINK to read full article in Ceasefire Magazine