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Opinion | Palestinians aren’t pawns of Hamas. They want freedom, just like anyone else.

Opinion | Palestinians aren’t pawns of Hamas. They want freedom, just like anyone else.

Palestinians have been gathering en masse in Gaza and within Israel proper, between 20- and 30,000 people, to protest. And rather than recognize, “Wow! This is the largest civil protest that’s happening almost anywhere in the world,” the first thing you hear is, “Hamas is organizing people.” But what you’re doing in that moment is you’re assuming that Palestinians are automatons, that they’re actually pawns that are being produced and procreated in order to serve a political vision and not…

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Eastern Europe Wants To Be America

Eastern Europe Wants To Be America

So, yeah, basically ever since I knew that there’s a place called America I loved it and I wanted to go there. The thing is that I still haven’t been there, and I’m 22. In fact I haven’t even been outside Europe or to any countries where English is the official language atr all. Now if I had been to the US I might have a different opinion. Who knows? Maybe I wouldn’t even like it there. My whole fandom…

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Protesters denounce SLĀV for appropriating black culture

Protesters denounce SLĀV for appropriating black culture

Betty Bonifassi a dit que’lle a une âme noire. She says she has a black soul. I’m sorry, but the only person who has a black soul is black folks. Look at this. Who’s standing outside not being able to go in? Who’s staring at us? Pushing us? Letting people stop us and not do shit? Give us back our stories, give us back our money! One of the patrons going into this establishment to see this slave show slapped…

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Why America Is Just Okay | NYT Opinion

Why America Is Just Okay | NYT Opinion

America, the greatest country on earth a narrative packed and sold to tiny patriots reinforced by every cartoon, movie, cheeseburger and mattress sale. Guaranteed. A mythology is so entrenched, our most beloved personalities urge us never to question it. Don’t let anyone ever tell you that this country isn’t great. This, right now, is the greatest country on earth. Greatest country God ever gave man. We’re the greatest country in the world. America is the greatest country in the world….

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