A priest holds a cross and shield during clashes between anti-government protesters and riot police in central Kiev, Ukraine.
Photo/ Sergey Gapon
This is from a piece by Krzysztof Wodiczko titled the Tijuana Projection (2002)
Women candidly told stories of personal trauma commonly never confronted in everyday life. This included police brutality, sexual abuse, and work place discrimination. As they were telling these stories live, they were strapped in this futuristic looking camera headset, projecting them onto the spherical face of El Centro Cultura.
October 14 2014 - Teachers in the Mexican state of Guerrero clashed with police and set city hall ablaze Monday in the city of Chilpancingo, calling for greater action over the disappearance of 43 students in September. It is widely believed they were taken by police and handed over to a drug cartel with ties to local government. [video]
Take a look at the red states and the blue states in the last election: It’s the Civil War. They’ve changed party labels, but other than that, it’s the same: sectarian parties that are not class-based because divisions are along different lines. There are a lot of reasons for it.
"I admire Ai Weiwei for his art and activsm” His art is beautiful in form, and in function embodies the principles of populism and social consciousness I aspire to in my own practice” Shepard Fairey.
Very Few Remaining:
Signed and Numbered Limited Edition Print: http://bit.ly/1q2ZcWP
You’ve got to be a fool to believe isolation as a strategy is the way to go. We have no choice but to be involved in that part of the world, and if we’re not actively involved, there are some very bad things that are going to happen.
Activist Cornel West is detained by police during a protest at the Ferguson Police Department in Ferguson.
Study for Hypostatic Lovers, 2014
Acrylics and dried flower petals on paper, 15.7 x 24.8 cm
Walmart has been shutdown in solidarity & remembrance of John Crawford.
Walmart employees on the job have also joined the protest.
#MoralMonday is not over. At least 8 different actions have happened today, there’s still more planned. Stay tuned, if you’re on twitter, tune into the live streams and follow the hash tags.
Photos by: Various activists/protesters & @dmckesso
#Ferguson #FergusonOctober #JohnCrawford