Posts Tagged ‘ Rich ’

‘Climate apartheid’ between rich and poor looms, UN expert warns – BBC News

A house burns in the upmarket Paradise Pines neighbourhood of California in November

A UN expert has warned of a possible “climate apartheid”, where the rich pay to escape from hunger, “while the rest of the world is left to suffer”.

Source: ‘Climate apartheid’ between rich and poor looms, UN expert warns – BBC News

The Treasures That Prevail: On the Prose of Adrienne Rich

ADRIENNE RICH

Liberatory political movements must inevitably find poets and prophets who can articulate their collective hopes.

One amazing movement after another had brought her to the center of public discourse, where she wrote of blood, bread, and poetry in an effort to critique racism, misogyny, anti-Semitism, heterosexism, consumerism, and class privilege with anger and tenderness. – Sandra M. Gilbert

Source: The Treasures That Prevail: On the Prose of Adrienne Rich

“Clearly, the world to question is that of heterosexual hegemony” – Susy Shock | AWID

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Susy Shock

“We are not saying that the whole world has to be gay, or dyke, but instead, that everyone is themselves, and that the heterosexual man and woman do not see their contributions to the status quo as innocent. It is urgent for us to question our peers, and ask them: Do you want to continue being complicit in this? ”  – Susy Shock

Susy Shock | AWID

Donna Haraway: from “A Cyborg Manifesto” / Lemon Hound

Donna Haraway: from “A Cyborg Manifesto” | Lemon Hound.

Who pollutes: The rich or the poor? / Al Jazeera English

 

 

Who pollutes: The rich or the poor? – Opinion – Al Jazeera English.

Cornelius Eady / Adrienne Rich’s “Not Somewhere Else But Here”

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Rich\’s poem \”Not Somewhere Else But Here\” set to music by Cornelius Eady