“To be silent amidst the continuous criminalities, to accept military occupation and colonial violence, to accept the killing of women and men, young and old, rural, refugee and villagers, is to approve the various colonial modes of dispossession, and deny Palestinians the right to a dignified life.” Read the full statement (PDF) in Arabic and English from the Coalition for Jerusalemite Women.
Imprisoned Pussy Riot member Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Slovenian philosopher Slavoj Zizek exchange a series of public letters on oppression and resistance under global capitalism.
The breathtaking, unrepentant arrogance of the 1% is on full display in Jessica Pressler’s profile of AIG CEO Bob Benmosche.
Barred by law from the internet, an Anonymous hacker relishes “the feeling of being able to close my eyes without being bombarded with flashing shapes or constant buzzing sounds.”
“What is needed is not an extension or reformulation of Subaltern Studies; what is needed are new projects.”