two portraits of Pomaks (Bulgarian Muslims primarily from the Rhodopes) by photographer Wilhem Tobien from 1932.
By Zoe Neilson Walking into de Bijenkorf at this time of year is much like walking into the department store of any big city. There are twinkling lights, decorations, a tireless rhythm of music and…
Yesterday I posted about the Italian woman who was forced into a C Section because, according to British Child Services, she had suffered a mental breakdown. In my post, I said that I had heard similar stories about migrant women (not the forcible birth but the involvement of Child Services…
'I want my daughter back, I am suffering like an animal. I was forced into a C-Section without my consent. The day of the forced delivery I thought they were moving me from one room to another while I kept saying I wanted to return to Italy. Then I was sedated and when I woke up, she was gone. She was taken away from me.’ -the woman
"The baby’s father, who was willing and available to take care of the child, is from Senegal.
This is what happens to children of color born from an undocumented parent. Given away like the spoils of the Empire, to decide their fate and future.”
Here are 10 photos (out of 22) from my series Racial Microaggressions. I have asked my friends on the Fordham University Lincoln Center campus to write down an instance of racial microaggression they have faced on a poster for me to take a picture of them.
if your argument against socialism is that it is “good in theory but not in practice” then let me tell you something because capitalism is also good in theory but in practice it is a system that exploits and commodifies billions of people and puts profit over societal improvement
so if the first thing you say whilst arguing socialism is “good in theory bad in practice” you need to take a good look at the economic system you are defending
sirius gets a baby girl and names her orange and he’s just so happy and proud and he tells everyone he meets hey this is orange, she’s the new black
you have no idea how angry this makes me