Napoleon once said that the way to learn the art of war is to study the lives of the great commanders. The same principle applies to the art of …
Sleep falls hard under woolen blankets.
The day not cradled by a temporary small steel cot.
So much to set down, people to write.
On cold flat North Dakota land
They rise in protest
The Standing Rock Sioux Nation
Burn sage and sing out
Will a pipeline steal
Across Standing Rock?
For plenty of years we’ve been oppressed, with drugs and violence
Day and night, all i seem to hear is sirens
Knocking on my drums as i walk and stomp the slums
Breathing the rhythm as i kick and rock the funk
I remember when teachers and students looked forward to school,
We thought it was cool.
The government corrupted;
We have budget cuts
Schools getting shut down
teachers getting cut
Not enough books go
on a scrap
of poor cardboard …
This special feature section, “In Defense of Flint,” is a partnership between The People’s Tribune of Chicago and Caravel in response to the contamination of the city of Flint’s …
A spectre haunts the Americas, a spectre composed of millions of artivists who have united to rescue communities from the attacks of the corporative …
They have endless money for war
And military expedition,
But no clean water for the poor
Poisoned people of Flint Michigan?