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The following was written on September 9th, 2016, in recognition of the nation-wide prisoner strike organized by the IWW’s Incarcerated Workers Organizing Committee. I intended to publish it at that time, but was delayed and eventually forgot about the piece. 458 more words
“Get Out” is a film for everyone.
No, that doesn’t mean you should take your kids to see it. Rather, first-time director Jordan Peele brings us a film that is as fresh and smart as it is purely entertaining. 638 more words
“What if the puzzle of the world was a shape you didn’t fit into? And the only way to survive was to mutilate yourself, carve away your corners, sand yourself down, modify yourself to fit? 1,009 more words
Opening Saturday 23 February 2017
Last weekend I was by the Mexican-American border in California, near El Centro. If not for the Border Patrol, their high tech surveillance gear — and of course — the steel wall that stretches as far as you can see, this would be just another stretch of bleak Southwestern desert. 225 more words