Archive for November, 2016

Standing Rock is the civil rights issue of our time – let’s act accordingly | Bill McKibben | Opinion | The Guardian

‘We’re seeing a scene as explosive as the Freedom Rides or the bus boycotts play out in real time on the high plains of the Dakotas.’ Photograph: Stephanie Keith/Reuters

The US government sent helpers to protect integration efforts in the 1960s. Why not do more to protect the Dakota Pipeline protesters today?

Source: Standing Rock is the civil rights issue of our time – let’s act accordingly | Bill McKibben | Opinion | The Guardian

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How Cubans Live as Long as Americans at a Tenth of the Cost – The Atlantic

Lessons of physical prosperity in a despotic regime

Source: How Cubans Live as Long as Americans at a Tenth of the Cost – The Atlantic

Emily Dickinson’s Singular Scrap Poetry – The New Yorker

On stray bits of salvaged paper, Dickinson conjured a new form of verbal notation.ILLUSTRATION BY TINA BERNING

On letters, envelopes, and chocolate wrappers, the poet wrote lines that transcend the printed page.

Source: Emily Dickinson’s Singular Scrap Poetry – The New Yorker

The Times They Are A Changin’ – Tracy Chapman – YouTube

Women’s March on NYC FAQ – Google Docs

Source: Women’s March on NYC FAQ – Google Docs

Electoral College Can “Dump Trump” on Dec. 19, But Will They? – YouTube

Pauline Oliveros, Stuart Dempster, Panaiotis ‎– Deep Listening (Full Album) – YouTube