This is the English transcription of Bolivian historian Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui's intervention at the Women's Parliament in La Paz, Bolivia, on Tuesday November 12, 2019.
A new trade has come into existence in Mexico: that of the bone searchers, who dig for human remains of the disappeared in exchange for a paycheque.
Anti-fascist, anti-police cumbias from South America, to dance to while we fight the patriarchy.
Helado Negro is one of our favorite musicians. He just released an incredibly beautiful track that was recorded live at KCRW in LA. The song is called Sabana de Luz (Sheet of Light) and you can listen to its haunting, playful sound on Bandcamp. Makes a person want to see it performed live, right?
País Nublado, one of our other fave tracks by Helado Negro, is a melancholy lament that we’ve got on steady rotation. Enjoy!
Scholars from the US and Central America present a series of reports showing how the war on drugs in Central America is also a war on the land
If you're a "radical socialist" from Slotkin's district, we'd love to talk!