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standwithpalestine:

Palestinian poet and activist Rafeef Ziadah wrote this poem — “Shades of Anger” — after a man kicked her in the guts and said “You deserve to be raped before you have your terrorist children.”

(Source: standwithpalestine, via reverseracism)

hyperallergic:

(via Report Finds NYC’s Art World 200% Whiter Than Its Population)
With the Whitney Biennial, the withdrawal of the Yams Collective, and questions of race fresh in our minds, the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) opens its new biennial, NYC Makers, tomorrow. Included is a project that offers another stark reminder of the imbalanced demographics of the art world: Census Report, produced by the collective BFAMFAPhD. Consider this, undoubtedly their most striking finding: New York City’s formally educated art world is 200% whiter than its general population.
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hyperallergic:

(via Report Finds NYC’s Art World 200% Whiter Than Its Population)

With the Whitney Biennial, the withdrawal of the Yams Collective, and questions of race fresh in our minds, the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) opens its new biennial, NYC Makers, tomorrow. Included is a project that offers another stark reminder of the imbalanced demographics of the art world: Census Report, produced by the collective BFAMFAPhD. Consider this, undoubtedly their most striking finding: New York City’s formally educated art world is 200% whiter than its general population.

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publiccollectors:

A brochure for the Society for Photographic Education in New York, NY, circa early 1980s. Found inside a used Roy DeCarava book that I picked up when I visited the Printer’s Row book fair in Chicago with my father-in-law the other weekend.

publiccollectors:

A brochure for the Society for Photographic Education in New York, NY, circa early 1980s. Found inside a used Roy DeCarava book that I picked up when I visited the Printer’s Row book fair in Chicago with my father-in-law the other weekend.

spookymrsboo:

Dog Soldiers (2002) - Full Movie

A routine military exercise turns into a nightmare in the Scotland wilderness.

softpyramid:

Nobuo SekinePhase of Nothingness—Cut Stone 1970Stone, stainless steelDimensions variable.

softpyramid:

Nobuo Sekine
Phase of Nothingness—Cut Stone
1970
Stone, stainless steel
Dimensions variable.

softpyramid:

Nobuo SekinePhase of Nothingness—Stone Stack 1970 Natural stone 90 x 45 x 30 cm

softpyramid:

Nobuo Sekine
Phase of Nothingness—Stone Stack
1970 
Natural stone
90 x 45 x 30 cm

fotojournalismus:

World Cup Protests in Brazil | June 12, 2014

1. View of a huge banner against FIFA during an anti-World Cup protest in Rio de Janeiro. (Yasuyoshi Chiba/AFP/Getty Images)

2. A protester is detained by police during a demonstration demanding better public services and protesting the money spent on the World Cup soccer tournament in Sao Paulo. (Nelson Antoine/AP)

3. Riot police block demonstrators in Sao Paulo. (Chico Ferreira/Reuters)

4. Associated Press photographer Rodrigo Abd who was injured by riot police, is assisted while sitting in a petrol station during a protest in Sao Paulo. (Nacho Doce/Reuters)

5. A protestor argues with police during a demonstration in Sao Paulo. (Rodrigo Abd/AP)

6. A protester throws a molotov cocktail at police in Sao Paulo. (Marco Bello/Reuters)

7. Riot policemen detain a demonstrator in Porto Alegre. (Marko Djurica/Reuters)

8. A wounded demonstrator is detained by riot police during a protest in Sao Paulo. (Lunae Parracho/Reuters)

9. A police officer runs with his weapon in hid hand after clashes with demonstrators outside of the Tatuape subway station in Sao Paulo. (Lunae Parracho/Reuters)

10. An anti-government demonstrator takes part in a protest against the 2014 World Cup in Rio de Janeiro. (Pilar Olivares/Reuters)

[Sources: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

(via conscientious)