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Be Right Black

“It is a peculiar sensation, this double-consciousness, this sense of always looking at one’s self through the eyes of others, of measuring one’s soul by the tape of a world that looks on in amused contempt and pity. 66 more words

Double-Consciousness of the High School Student, 4/9/2015

I call them my kids.  Partially because I love my students dearly and would do anything for them (if I had the money).  But partially because I have to constantly remind myself who I’m dealing with.  1,426 more words

Here Lies Education

A Stitch in Time - Arlen Dec '12 / Mario Apr '13

Chicago went through a whirlwind this week. Many poured their hearts into the Chuy Garcia campaign but money won over people. I’m proud to say that I believed in the cause and was heartbroken by the loss. 1,388 more words


The Souls of Muslim Folk: Islam and Decolonial Futures

Vitamin D recently caught up with Dr. Hatem Bazian of UC Berkeley at the ‘Institutional Islamophobia’ conference held in London where he was gracious enough to spend some time with us to go over his background both as a decolonial scholar and an activist engaged in various liberation struggles. 89 more words


The Caged Bird

This is an experimental film based on poem, The Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou, and W.E.B Dubois’ double consciousness theory. I made for Frame and Sequence Spring 2015 at NYU Tisch School of the Arts Kanbar Institute for Film and Television.


A Stitch in Time - Sandy.July2012

This was another tough week for the world. Between bombings and shootings, it’s one of those moments that’s difficult to process… Surrealism and cultural distortion are a day-to-day occurrences now. 885 more words


know your enemy -- 2:34 am

Two summers ago, I spent almost a month in Madrid with the INESLE program. One night towards the end of the trip, a group of us was walking back to the train station at about 9pm after going out to dinner. 633 more words

I Can't Sleep