Fronted by French-Algerian rapper Saidou and Chilean rapper Juanito Ayala, Sidi Wacho unite rebelliousness on both sides of the Atlantic (specifically, Northern Africa and the global south) through activist rap in French and Spanish. Accordionist Jeoffrey Arnone, trumpet player Manel Girard, and drummer Christophe Demazeux accompany the group’s heartfelt, powerful lyrics with dance rhythms from […]
Officer Nicholas Jovanovich knocked out the activist’s tooth and seized her cell phone.
Last year, COPA recommended three of the officers involved be fired. They still haven’t been.
Chicago police killed 13-year-old Adam Toledo, and some media responded by questioning Toledo’s character. Black and Brown kids deserve better.
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“I’m fighting for my future, I’m fighting for my safety, I’m fighting for the people who come after me.”
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A play about a storefront theater playing in a storefront theater
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Vindication for Laquan McDonald doesn’t mean justice for majority of police shooting victims.
The likely poisoning of Pussy Riot member Peter Verzilov this week didn’t keep the group from Riot Fest, where they delivered loud criticisms of Russia and the United States.
The reenactments in Jordan Rome’s video series are designed so white people will empathize with the victims—and then take action.