I had been on the ground helping Al Jazeera America cover the protests and unrest in Ferguson, Mo., since this all started last week. After what I saw last night, I will not be returning. The behav…
You never forget the first time you heard Benedict Cumberbatch’s voice. It’s like seeing a cat open its mouth and bark. It’s like a skinny young white boy belting out gospel music in a robust operatic voice. It’s like being at the pet store and hearing “hello” in a deep voice and turning around to see a lizard pressed against the glass, refusing to break eye contact
haha! have fun at highschool today NERDS. i’m gonna be doing cool ADULT stuff like sleeping WHENEVER i want and CRYING
Ferguson is not an isolated example of the US importing foreign policy onto domestic soil. Its the result of 400 years of perpetual brutality and siege on Black America. This is not a reenactment of Iraq, this is Jim Crow in a 21st century neoliberal age.
It would be of sincere benefit if some of you ostensibly “anti imperial” sensationalists would immerse yourself in the history of race relations in this country and stop reiterating “post racial” liberal talking points that attempt to portray this occupation as something unimaginable within US borders and can only be comparable with foreign imperialist initiatives.