February 22, 2018
An excerpt from Greg Shupak's new book, The Wrong Story: Palestine, Israel, and the Media , out now from OR Books . 15 Million Jews and a...
Art
September 20, 2016
A seeing person reads two main things on the street, suggests Ermias Ekube : road signs and human faces. The former, he describes as some...
blog
May 7, 2016
I was instructed by Vieux Farka Toure’s manager to call Vieux Farka Toure sometime before 6pm EST. He would be in Bamako when I was...
Conversations
February 9, 2016
Until 2012, Soulaf Abas painted mostly landscapes and insects. Her work is emotive, warm, impressionistic yet controlled. Her paintings...
blog
October 20, 2015
Ilya Budraitskis: It has been several days since the start of the Russian military operation in Syria and the goals and strategy of this...
Art
October 1, 2015
Editor's Introduction A lot is happening on trains right now, observes Portland-based cartoonist Seth Thomas, in his undertaking to make...
blog
July 8, 2015
“The Forensic Turn” and “Media and Myth: Mass Media and the Vietnam War” exhibitions, curated by Paul Lowe, Monica Alcazar-Duarte and Ziyah...
column
July 3, 2015
“Our thoughts, feelings, desires and actions are being robotized; 'life' is coming to mean feeding apparatuses and being fed by them. In...
blog
July 2, 2015
On June 29, the second day of the WARM Festival, the Foundation hosted a program entitled, “Fact Checking Challenges,” which featured an...