M.I.A. Goes To War

Aside from stealing the show at the Grammy Awards with enough swagger to out shine Hova, Ye, Wayne and TI, MIA has been busy using her celebrity as a platform to spark discussion on genocide in Sri Lanka. She recently sat down with The Daily Beast’s Toure to talk in depth about her interpretation of … Continue reading

Happy Thingstaken!

My people! Happy thanksgiving AKA Happy thingstaken! Normally, I would use today as an opportunity to talk about genocide and our nation’s history of using holidays like Thanksgiving to erase histories of systematic killing rather than acknowledge and pay our respects to the OG forefathers and mothers. I suppose I just did. However, my family arrived … Continue reading