Mama, I fell In Love With A Jew’ is the first single from DAM’s new EP ‘Street Poetry’, out now! Available to order here: DAM has also re-released their first two albums (‘Dedication’ and ‘Dabke on the Moon (Nudbok al Amar)’. All are now av Advertisements

VIDEO: Valdés on Schomburg and Diasporic Blackness | Left of Black – #ADPhD – “Left of Black host Mark Anthony Neal is joined in the Left of Black studio by scholar and author Vanessa K. Valdes (@Valdes23), Associate Professor of Spanish and Portuguese at the The City College of New York. Professor Valdes is the […]

Ancient virus lurking in remote Australia, affecting thousands of Aboriginal adults – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) – It is called T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1— or HTLV-1 — and Australia has the highest levels in the world. A distant cousin of HIV, it is a blood-borne virus that can be sexually transmitted or passed […]

Hadji Girl – Wikipedia – “Hadji Girl” is a song by Corporal Joshua Belile of the United States Marine Corps about a fictitious encounter with a family of Iraqis. A video of Belile performing the song was posted anonymously on in March 2006. It sparked controversy at a time when Marines were facing public […]

Here are the briefs (so far) in Coeur d’Alene Tribe v. State of Idaho: Tribe Opening Brief US Opening Brief via Idaho SCT Briefs in Coeur d’Alene Water Rights Case — Turtle Talk

Hot Springs Sentinel Record – Court tests Native American treaties in 21st century – saac Stevens, the first governor of the territory of Washington, negotiated treaties on behalf of the United States with tribes across the Pacific Northwest and did so using similar treaty forms and language. In the heart of salmon country, Stevens recognized […]

Frida Kahlo Barbie doll banned from shop shelves in Mexico – BBC News – Her great-niece, Mara Romeo, told AFP news agency that the doll’s complexion was too light. “I would have liked the doll to have traits more like Frida’s, not this doll with light-coloured eyes,” she said. After the decision was made, Mrs […]