Syriza’s victory marks the return of hope to the European left. But does this result have meaning for the UK, even for those whose politics are situated outside of parliamentary parties?
Once again, a European city finds itself the scene of a violent attack perpetrated by so-called ‘homegrown terrorists’. It is a terrible crime, and must of course be condemned in […]
Polyphony: the occurrence of multiple, simultaneous independent melodic parts or ‘voices’. Could this musical term offer a useful way of rethinking damaging Euro-centric cultural approaches?
The [police] chief was informed that a hitherto inoffensive negro was running amok in a cocaine frenzy … Being fully aware of the respect the negro has for brass buttons, the officer […]
Piled Higher and Deeper is a long-running comic strip drawn by an American academic called Jorge Cham. In it, Cham affectionately bemoans the trials and tribulations – psychological, emotional, economic – of life […]
Widespread efforts to continue devaluation of black womanhood make it extremely difficult and often times impossible for the black female to develop a positive self-concept. bell hooks, Ain’t I a […]
The streets of Glasgow have been transformed into a lively, engaging, democratic space. Groups of strangers form circles in George Square (the hub of the ‘Yes’ street presence) to debate […]