To any who claim supremacy over other human beings, to any who believe in racial or religious hierarchy: we are not you.
Remembering Rachel Corrie, murdered, crushed by an Israeli army bulldozer, when attempting to prevent the demolition of a house in Rafah, Gaza.
“Every international artist who plays in Israel serves as a propaganda tool for the Israeli government.”
Sleaford Mods’ depiction of the collapsed department store chain BHS as a metaphor for the decline of the country as a whole.
RIP 18.11.16 Sharon Jones, iconic US soul singer who was always committed to the causes of peace and justice.
WW1 veteran Arthur never talked about the war, except to say, “I’ve seen things no man should have to see.”
We love them dead when they speak no more / But they will endure, ideas are bulletproof / Tooth of truth it’s impossible to pull it loose
Racism, sexism and nationality / Just to me it all seems like insanity / Why must I rob you of your humanity / To feel good about mine?
We are taught a distorted version of history which erases the serious political struggle that really brought us the fragile freedoms we have today.
did ahmed not deserve a life? / ahmed never hurt a fly / ahmed never knew the politicians he was murdered by
Heathcote Williams doesn’t join the mountain of praise heaped on Bob Dylan for winning the Nobel Prize for Literature.
Dylan’s songs of the sixties offer both a bracing protest against enduring enemies and a salutary critique of some of our own worst habits.