To read the full article, visit Mint Press News It’s the ultimate abusive relationship: the people and the state – the police like an exaggerated arm holding a cocked gun; saying it’s for your protection as you find yourself in its crosshairs. I mean really, it’s almost too cliché. From Fort Worth to Charlotte to DC, cops [...]
The Sunday before Juneteenth and in the continued surge of protests and calls to defund the police, Backbone Campaign took to the streets of DC to shine a light on these issues... Use only with credit: Eleanor Goldfield/Art Killing Apathy
The whole thing feels calcified. As if at one point it had been fluid - and malleable - back in Viktor Serge and Rirette Maitrejean's time. Revolutions breaking the ornate porcelain of feudal tyranny - ready to kill the fledgling beast of capitalism with the pointed spear of raging populism. But it didn't work, [...]
Images taken in Washington, DC at the protests spurred by the murders of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor by police. Credit: Eleanor Goldfield/Art Killing Apathy. Higher res images available.
I've written a few articles in the past month about mutual aid as well as the ongoing systemic failures baked into this bitter loaf that is American capitalism. I'm including brief excerpts at the links below. To read the full articles, please click on the title of the article. It helps support these independent outlets [...]
Grief – that cold consuming storm suffers no lack of description – is not tempered by ignorance or experience – even the most fortified succumb – as if solid stone were nothing but stacked blades of grass... and as we flail in this wind, our bodies lash and our limbs fly frail – the [...]