Bummed that I’m missing the GVSC show. Gonna be on the west coast, though!10
Nelson Mandela was labeled a terrorist by the United States government.
Nelson Mandela was a political prisoner.
Nelson Mandela was at the helm of a revolutionary organization.
It is so easy to wax poetic about his heroism after the tide of history has turned. But to stand in the tradition of Mandela is to embrace justice when and where power opposes it.
I am grateful that the anti-apartheid and divestment movement was part of my coming of age because it allowed me to cultivate through my own experience a critical gaze and to find footing in a radical tradition.
We need those spaces to flourish for our young people today, and for those who will come behind them. I feel like tonight we should rededicate ourselves to courage and truth-telling rather than mere sentimentalism.
Dr. Imani Perry (@imaniperry)
H/T Eddie Ndopu (via sonofbaldwin)
This is me teaching Soda how to drive a couple months ago.9
See that pup? He’s the greatest dog in the entire world and one of my best pals. He’s currently sleeping on my pillow.
Just wanted to share that with the world.
Yo! We also have ebook versions of Adam Gnade’s book Caveworld in three different formats! http://pioneerspress.com/catalog/books/4277/ IMMEDIATE GRATIFICATION!
This is officially out. If you didn’t pre-order a copy already, you should probably go ahead and order one from the Pioneers Press site, because I know this book is going to be great..6
And it has been
of a year.
I have worn
under my sleeves,
on my thighs,
running down my cheeks.
This is what
looks like, my dear. ”
Michelle K., It Has Been One Hell of a Year.
Announcing Can’t Lose: A Friday Night Lights Fanzine. Debuting at SPX 2013 September 14 and 15th, in Bethesda, MD.
Featuring comics, drawings, and other contributions by:
Dan Zettwoch, Jesse Lucas, Nomi Kane, Sean Ford, Sam Spina, Jon Shaw, Henry Eudy, Laura Beck, Minty Lewis, Derik Badman, Thien Pham, Gretta Johnson, Jeff Lok, Breanne Trammell, Julia Gualtieri, Denis St. John, RJ Casey, and Lucius Wisniewski.
Edited by Melissa Mendes
Cover art by Charles Forsman
Been hooked on FNL recently. Gotta pick this up when I’ve got more cash.105
These posters always make me laugh because literally every single time I have ever seen one on display, it has been next to a huge sink full of dirty dishes.
…but really, why is it so hard to wash dishes after you use them? I did a bunch yesterday, and when I got home from work they were all back.