A Christmas gift suggestion. Who doesn’t like inaction comics? I wrote it all by myself, channeling Diogenes. Kaspalita Thompson kindly wrote the blurb, because he knows stuff.First “Words on the Street” book now available in print and electronic forms!
A few poetry friends have expressed interest in erasure poetry and how its composition might differ from that of regular poetry, and my stock answer is “not very much.” Today’s revision shows how an idea from an earlier version of…
A great conversation.Lunch with Teju Cole
Say what you like about this pope; he really walks the walk.Pope to end Africa trip with mosque visit in besieged enclave
Some brilliant satire out of Texas.It’s Not ‘P.C.’, but White Communities are in Crisis
1930s-style anti-Semitism is back. This time, it’s called Islamophobia.WATCH: Virginia town hall meeting descends into chaos as anti-Muslim bigots scream insults
The incomparable Big Mama Thornton with Buddy Guy, and Elvis singing to a basset hound on TV in 1956.The history of Elvis’s “Hound Dog”
“In Rojava’s three Kurdish cantons, together comprising an area about the size of Connecticut, society is being organized according to the principles of an American anarchist-ecologist philosopher named Murray Bookchin.” Awesome.A Radical Experiment in Democracy Is Happening in Northern Syria….