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haiku for frida

the art and syntax

of (un)belonging is weight

less with too much weight

Poetry

What is a Nigger

A few years ago, I saw a short skit by Dave Chappell on the origins of the world “Nigger”, and although I found it hilarious (due to the level of ignorance that I imagined would be involved in crafting such hate) I often wonder, “What on earth is a Nigger”. 529 more words

Colonialism

Small World and a Small Look at Colonialism

In Small World players act as races that first extinguish lost indigenous tribes and then go after each other. Who are these lost tribes? Where are we coming from? 580 more words

Board Games

to break / yourself

in one language

and stitch-it-back-in-another

is this / the end

or

the beginning?

Poetry

Africa 21 years ago Today Part One

It was Tuesday April 27th when the clock struck 12 at midnight that the entire Africa was Free at Last; the legitimate black owners of the entire continent were freed and every baby born after midnight that night entered the World as a free person; it is estimated that approximately 1 360 free young ones were born all around the country in the 24 fours that followed; in the first 100 days about 136 000 of them, giving us about half a million new free people by the end of one year after freedom. 117 more words