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Laura Flanders Show: Bringing the Public Back to Public Art

Laura Flanders Show: Bringing the Public Back to Public Art

April 30, 2018

Art as a private commodity is the preserve of the very rich. But what about the rest of us? Laura is joined today by three guests who make it their job to figure out how we’ll democratize access to art and art making. Betty Yu, of the Chinatown Art Brigade; Amin Husain, of MTL Collective;…

Yemeni Artist Resists Devastating US-Saudi War with Graphic Design

April 8, 2018

Ahmed Jahaf, an artist and graphic designer in Sanaa, Yemen, explains how he uses art to raise awareness about the crushing US-Saudi war and blockade on his country

The Whole Bushel: TT the Artist

October 15, 2017

Eze Jackson sits down with “Baltimore Club Queen” TT the Artist to discuss being women in a male dominated music industry, how money impacts artistic production, and her love for Baltimore Club music

The Real Baltimore

August 23, 2017
New York rappers Rebel Diaz and Ferguson rapper Tef Poe perform in Gilmor Homes, the epicenter of the Baltimore Uprising, to promote a culture of solidarity

Palestine

June 2, 2017
Political cartoonist Mohammad Saba’aneh talks about the palestinian prisoners’ hunger strike, resistance, BDS, and the role that art and political cartoons play in the resistance to the Israeli occupation

Art as a Form of Nonviolent Resistance: Palestine

May 24, 2017

Palestinian political cartoonist Mohammad Saba’aneh talks about his art and its importance to him and to the Palestinian people

The Whole Bushel: Stop It With These False Prophets

January 6, 2017

In the first episode of the Whole Bushel, Baltimore rapper Eze Jackson sits down with three local artists: singer Ama Chandra, rapper Ashley Sierra, and spoken word artist Neptune the Poet. They discuss the widespread disillusionment with electoral politics, the need for police accountability, and the distinction between White and Black feminism.

Days of Revolt

April 19, 2016
In this episode of teleSUR’s Days of Revolt, Chris Hedges interviews documentary filmmaker Josh Fox to discuss the catastrophe of climate change and Fox’s new film “How to Let Go of the World”, which showcases the role of art and culture in helping us embrace what climate can’t change

Reality Asserts Itself - Vijay Prashad

August 8, 2013
In part two of Reality Asserts Itself, Paul Jay and Vijay Prashad discuss the limits imposed on questioning the roots of inequality and how those who own the majority of property set the terms for everyone else

Should People Boycott Israel?

May 13, 2013
BDS activists in Gaza (Boycott, Divestment and Sanction) consider renowned physicist Stephen Hawking’s decision to cancel his participation in an upcoming conference in Israel as part of an academic boycott “a huge victory for the BDS movement”