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oliver commented on Memefest's blogpost Baltimore’s Food Apartheid: A pre-workshop preparation session
4 days, 18 hours ago

"As we are working a lot with photographers here is an article on Afrapix, a radical photo collective..."

oliver commented on Memefest's blogpost Baltimore’s Food Apartheid: A pre-workshop preparation session
6 days, 19 hours ago

"Here are some great links sent to me by Pamela from Goucher, they are very useful resources, so I am..."

oliver commented on Memefest's blogpost Baltimore’s Food Apartheid: A pre-workshop preparation session
1 week, 3 days ago

"Here the latest on Black Yield Institute, published by Civil Eats:

https://tinyurl.com/y2ephb4c..."

oliver commented on Memefest's blogpost Baltimore’s Food Apartheid: A pre-workshop preparation session
1 week, 6 days ago

"Hello Pamela @mxpjthompson, thanks for sharing about the work you have been doing with your students..."

oliver commented on Memefest's blogpost Baltimore’s Food Apartheid: A pre-workshop preparation session
2 weeks, 1 day ago

"I Love Kevin's take on food and its relation to community, commoning and the potentials, which are i..."

rok commented on Memefest's blogpost Baltimore’s Food Apartheid: A pre-workshop preparation session
2 weeks, 2 days ago

"Hi to all of you!
I am Rok from Slovenia and I am an active member of Memefest already from 2006. M..."

lokidesign commented on Memefest's blogpost Baltimore’s Food Apartheid: A pre-workshop preparation session
2 weeks, 2 days ago

"Hi everyone, Kevin here from Montreal. Very excited to join you all in Baltimore. I run a small desi..."

oliver commented on Memefest's blogpost Baltimore’s Food Apartheid: A pre-workshop preparation session
2 weeks, 3 days ago

"And hi again...so, we are very excited and looking forward to come and join you in Baltimore to inve..."

oliver commented on Memefest's blogpost Baltimore’s Food Apartheid: A pre-workshop preparation session
2 weeks, 3 days ago

"Hi everybody! Very much looking forward to it all. I will write more later but for now here are some..."

oliver
3 weeks, 1 day ago

We checked 100 years of protests in 150 countries. Here’s what we learned about the working class and democracy.
The success of mass protests depends on who is doing the protesting.

'...Industrial workers have been key agents of democratization and, if anything, are even more important than the urban middle classes. When industrial workers mobilize mass opposition against a dictatorship, democratization is very likely to follow.'

https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2019/10/24/we-checked-years-protests-countries-heres-what-we-learned-about-working-class-democracy/

oliver
1 month, 1 week ago

Wearable face projector, projects a face onto your face and tricks the face recognition surveillance technology:

https://tinyurl.com/yx9v6977

oliver
2 months, 1 week ago


An audio-visual archival resource focusing on radical activism around Australia, particularly during the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s (although resources are not restricted exclusively to this time period).

The archive recovers "lost" and rare independent Australian documentaries (also vérité footage of historical significance) in order to preserve these films, videos and audio for posterity before they reach end of life and disappear permanently.

The focus is on visual/aural material.....the archive currently has 204 film streams and 91 audio streams.

http://radicaltimes.info/

oliver commented on Memefest's blogpost How Hong Kong is Calling on the World for Help
2 months, 1 week ago

"This is cool too:

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-49582520..."

oliver
3 months ago

There is a reason we call each other "comrades" and not "friends" on the Memefest network.

Here a new book From Jodi Dean: Comrade
An Essay on Political Belonging

When people say “comrade”, they change the world

In the twentieth-century millions of people across the globe addressed each other as “comrade”. Now, it’s more common to hear talk of “allies” on the left than it is of comrades. In Comrade, Jodi Dean insists that this shift exemplifies the key problem with the contemporary left: the substitution of political identity for a relation of political belonging that must be built, sustained, and defended.

In Comrade, Dean offers a theory of the comrade. Comrades are equals on the same side of a political struggle. Voluntarily coming together in the struggle for justice, their relationship is characterised by discipline, joy, courage, and enthusiasm. Considering the generic egalitarianism of the comrade in light of differences of race and gender, Dean draws from an array of historical and literary examples such as Harry Haywood, C.L.R James, Alexandra Kollontai, and Doris Lessing. She argues that if we are to be a left at all, we have to be comrades.

https://www.versobooks.com/books/3060-comrade

Vida
3 months ago
Thanks Oliver, sounds like an interesting essay. Especially for those of us who grew up with this notion of camerade.
Cheers
rok commented on Memefest's blogpost Global Liberal Media Please
3 months, 2 weeks ago

"I really like the italian couple Eva nad Marco Mattes:
http://0100101110101101.org
There are clas..."

oliver
3 months, 3 weeks ago

"During the introduction of a recent speech by Donald Trump at Turning Point USA Teen Student Action Summit, someone — reportedly by accident and has since been fired from Turning Point — pasted into the slides a 2016 faux seal created by Charles Leazott that features an eagle holding wads of cash and golf clubs with a ribbon that says, in Spanish, “45 is a Puppet”. Score one for the resistance."

https://www.underconsideration.com/brandnew/archives/45_is_a_puppet.php

rok likes Memefest 's blogpost
4 months ago

Walk. An intervention in public space.

rok likes gabriellaprovoked 's blogpost
4 months ago

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ABOUT ME

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Name

Parker Mah


Country

Canada


Website

http://www.eyedea.ca


Description

Community media activist, radio show host, photographer, musician and all-around conscientious netizen, Parker is the cat that curiosity has not yet killed.


Working place

CitizenShift


Websites I like

http://twitter.com/thought_cast
http://www.citizenshift.org
http://www.parolecitoyenne.org


People I like

Jorge Luis Borges, M.C. Escher, Ahmad Jamal, Stanley Kubrick, Xu Bing, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Oscar Peterson, Akira Kurosawa, Joseph Heller, Cannonball Adderley, Billy Wilder, OULIPO, Charles Mingus, Phaidon, Hoshi Shinichi, Alfred Hitchcock, Miles Davis, the Coen Brothers, Erik Satie, Duke Ellington, Norman McLaren, Shel Silverstein, Thelonious Monk, Bill Watterson (Calvin & Hobbes), Jan Svankmayer, Bud Powell, Moebius, Jack Nicholson, A Tribe Called Quest, Katsushita Hokusai, René Magritte, Kurt Vonnegut, Salvador Dali, Phineas Newborn, Etta James, Walter Murch, Studio Ghibli, Oliver Sacks, Sarah Vaughan, Albert Camus, Bird, James Brown, Rubén González, Wayne Shorter, Douglas Hofstadter, J-Live, Osamu Tezuka, Antoni Gaudí, François Truffaut, The Meters, Jose Saramago, Toshiro Mifune, Roy Haynes, Francis Wolff, Ella Fitzgerald, Tibor Kalman & Colors Magazine, Robert Deniro, Julio Cortazar, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, The Arabian Nights, Charles Burns, Brad Mehldau, Haruki Murakami, The Roots, Elmer Bernstein, Bill Evans, Shortround from Indiana Jones, Robert Capa, Lewis Carroll, Blackalicious, Dinah Washington, Daniel Clowes, Chuang-Tzu, Ridley Scott, McSweeney's, Ayado Chie, Abdul Mati Klarwein, Matsuo Basho, Raymond Queneau, Philip Jones Griffiths, Hoagy Carmichael, Scott Kim, Bruce Lee, Max Cannon, Abelardo Morell, Monty Python, Takashi Murakami & Superflat, Nicholson Baker, J.S. Bach, Fred Astaire, Herbie Nichols, Gary Larson, Takeshi 'Beat' Kitano, Stevie Wonder, Pannonica, Sheila Jordan, Andy Warhol, David Cronenberg, Marlon Brando, Milt Jacskon, Lyrics Born, Bogey, Charles Schultz, Mongo Santamaria, Federico Fellini, Jean Seberg, Herbie Nichols, Paul Bowles, Frank Zappa, Wim Wenders, Paolo Soleri, Man Ray, James Nachtwey, Santu Mofokeng, Toots and the Maytals, Abdullah Ibrahim, Zap Mama, Thomas Wharton, Saul Bass, Fred Herzog, Ray Brown, Hugh Masekela, Yoshihiro Tatsumi, Herman Leonard ...ad nauseum.


COMRADES
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