Public Movement | Moderna Museet Malmö, Sweden

As a regular visitor to Moderna Museet in Stockholm, I have felt somewhat bad for not having made a call to its subsidiary in Malmö. After all, Moderna Museet Malmö has been around since late 2009 and is located much closer to my home than the “mother ship”, so there really is no excuse. Still,…

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Belarus Free Theatre: Burning Doors | Seattle, WA, USA – 28 September to 1 October 2017.

“I write your name. Freedom.” Autumn has descended upon Seattle and the comforting morning chill lingers slightly through the day. The trees are turning colors. The Caribbean and Texas have been bashed by unusually strong hurricanes. North Korea and American “leadership” trade insults. Trump has surmounted his eighth month as president. And Belarus Free Theatre,…

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What We Face

Jessie is a great friend of mine. When she told and showed me what she had witnessed – a white woman going off for 45 minutes on black employees – we agreed it would be the right thing to make the video of the incident public in order to protect the employees from unwarranted repercussions….

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UPDATE: Love Letters to Alabama

Alabama HB 56 is not the most pressing issue facing LGBTQ people in Alabama (or America, or the world) – because it’s one of thousands. On the 50th anniversary of the historic Civil Rights March to Selma, the Alabama state government had a chance to make a difference. They had a chance to set a…

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Love Letters to Russia: Revisited

On June 30, 2013, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed Russia’s anti-gay propaganda law into effect. In English, the law is officially titled, “for the Purpose of Protecting Children from Information Advocating for a Denial of Traditional Family Values.” The law, intentionally ambiguous as to what “propaganda,” “nontraditional sexual relations,” and “among minors” mean, can be…

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Song of the Day: Pussy Riot “I Can’t Breathe”

Most of you have probably heard of the iconic Pussy Riot even though not all of you heard them actually singing. Now, here is your chance – Pussy Riot, singing their first song in English. Dig them up! Editor’s note: We were planning on posting this song later in the week, but given what happened in…

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