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The Chris Cunningham hypothesis

So the sequel to the 1982 science fiction landmark Blade Runner has finally been announced. It is called Blade Runner 2049, and a couple of somewhat uninspiring… 480 more words


Revolution Cincinnati an ode to Gil Scott- Heron!!! [VIDEO]

Vote with your dollar, Vote with your time, Vote with your Actions, Vote with your Mind! Liz Wu tackles issues of today and puts her poem to music in a powerful song “Revolution Cincinnati!’ Peep a few of Cincinnati’s notable artists as they join forces in an effort to create CHANGE within our city and around the globe. 96 more words

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The Revolution Will Not Be Televised 2.0 [or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Che Guevara Merchandise]

The revolution will not be televised
because TV‘s old hat.
Hamstrung by ads and standards,
nobody watches that.

The revolution will go viral
that’s not hard to divine; 78 more words


The 99th Post!

With all that is going on in America. I want to put out something positive. SO here it goes:

Music: Lady Day and John Coltrane

They’ll wash your troubles,
Your troubles, your troubles
Your troubles away!

Musician and poet Gil Scott-Heron was unlike any artist of the modern era. He is a jazz artist identified as a “godfather of rap” (he rejected that), his song… 239 more words


New Project: Chapter 11

(To read the previous chapter, click here)


An unknown author recently said, “In a society that profits from your self-doubt, liking yourself is a rebellious act.” Liking yourself… 1,458 more words

Destiny Allison