The world’s 85 richest people have as much wealth as the world’s 3.5 billion poorest.
—This statistic was recently released in United Nations report that uses Oxfam figures. It’s also a huge wake-up call for anyone who doesn’t consider income inequality a major issue in global politics. (via micdotcom)
music and dance at once, collectively taking cues, changing speed on a dime
i can’t get over this
a web-based response to the crisis of gentrification of Brooklyn, NY. Residents will contribute to a documentary art project that celebrates everyday life.
YES to this project.
<3 singers who care more about the song than the sound of their own voices <3
Yasmine Hamdan Concert - Qasr al Nile Theater April 2014 حفلة ياسمين حمدان - مسرح قصر النيل,القاهرة 2014
Listened to this live track at least a dozen times today.
Really okay with that.
"todos los callados, todos los omitidos, todos los invisibles…"
Ana Tijoux featuring Shadia Mansour
with credit in abundance to Suheir Hammad (http://bossasuheirhammad.tumblr.com/), is there any better for this than #bossa ?
"you made me really, really sad. you did your job."
my favorite feedback from saturday’s set