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haplologic:

Open letter to the BBC

July 9, 2014

….to the Director General of the BBC, Lord Hall.

Dear BBC

Once again Gaza is under massive aerial bombardment from Israeli warplanes and drones, and, once again, the BBC’s reporting of these assaults is entirely devoid of context or background.

We would…

http://haplologic.tumblr.com/post/92075232076/by-noam-chomsky-july-12-2014-ich

haplologic:

By Noam Chomsky

July 12, 2014 “ICH" - At 3am Gaza time, July 9, in the midst of Israel’s latest exercise in savagery, I received a phone call from a young Palestinian journalist in Gaza. In the background, I could hear his infant child wailing, amidst the sounds of explosions and jet planes,…

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"There is a way of telling stories. A red pen. A teacher to move it.
Instead you have hands, and a Light inside you, and Bones.
Instead you have ideas, which ricochet, and an anger that won’t sit still,
and dogs from outside which come to die in the quiet spots inside of you."

- From How to Tell a Story by Shira Erlichman (via hush-syrup)

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photojojo:

British photographer Rebecca Litchfield has dedicated her latest book to the abandoned structures left behind after the fall of the Soviet Union.

The haunting pictures show schools, train stations, and even entire cities that have been completely deserted.

Photos of Deserted Soviet Infrastructure are Totally Haunting

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mpdrolet:




Mario Pucic

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likeafieldmouse:

Jordi Huisman - Rear Window (2010)

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"You never see animals going through the absurd and often horrible fooleries of magic and religion… . Only man behaves with such gratuitous folly. It is the price he has to pay for being intelligent but not, as yet, quite intelligent enough."

- Aldous Huxley (via fables-of-the-reconstruction)

"It’s life that matters, nothing but life—the process of discovering, the everlasting and perpetual process, not the discovery itself, at all."

- Fyodor Dostoevsky (via likeafieldmouse)

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The Barrel of the Apartheid Gun

guernicamag:

The world lost a tremendous writer and activist today, and right now we’re thinking of Nadine Gordimer at Guernica. Here she is in our pages.
likeafieldmouse:

Doris Salcedo - Untitled (1998)

likeafieldmouse:

Doris Salcedo - Untitled (1998)

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artruby:

SuttonBeresCuller, Ties That Bind, (2011).

artruby:

SuttonBeresCuller, Ties That Bind, (2011).