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Leave it Out

Instincts
so narrow
so terminal
so reliant on
the base, shortsighted weight
of hubris and paranoia
to get your country back:
they create a vision but,
do not call it patriotism.

Politics

Press Release: Tanzeem e Islami

                                                Date: May 27, 2016

Lahore (PR): “The self-proclaimed champion and mouthpiece of peace – the USA – is the one which invariably sabotages every peace negotiation!” 342 more words

The System Of Allah

Facing forward in flats

Viewed from this considerable distance, watching Hollywood musicals produced in the 1930s is tinged with an indistinct melancholia. With sumptuous sets, casts of thousands, spectacular production numbers and improbably storylines, the golden age of RKO, 20th Century Fox, MGM, Paramount and Warner Brothers portrays a fantasy world in stark contrast to the Great Depression that preceded the Second World War. 540 more words

Politics

The NFL's Selective Activism

Originally published in The Fordham Ram on November 3, 2015. 561 more words

The Ram

If you’re going to Hay-on-Wye (or: Lippy hippie on the castle mound)

Scratch a hippie
and you’ll find a brute.
Those ethnic threads ain’t fooling me.
There’s a sour rage beneath the lute
playing, the scent of weed and patchouli. 128 more words

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