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Cartoon: The House in Libya

Cartoonist Osvaldo Gutierrez Gomez on the worsening situation in Libya and the ICC’s attempt to intervene.

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The Writer’s Block: Huang Xiang

In this edition of The Writer’s Block, Huang Xiang discusses the inspiration for his newly translated book The Thunder of Deep Thought.

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Cartoon: #BreakTheInternet ISIS and Al Qaeda Unite

Cartoonist Khalid Albaih uses a viral image to get our attention on more pressing issues.

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Gay rights activists kiss as they are detained by police officers during a gay rights protest in St. Petersburg October 12, 2013.  Photo:  Jordi Bernabeu Farrús.

Online Campaign to Support Russian LGBT Teens Is Charged with ‘Gay Propaganda’

This week, Russian authorities dealt what may be the greatest blow to LGBT rights advocates since Vladimir Putin signed into law the infamous ban on “gay propaganda in the vicinity of minors.”

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Cartoon: North Korea So Scared of the ICC

Sergii Fedko on North Korea’s “charm offensive” in order to avoid charges by the ICC.

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The Gypsy Goddess by Meena Kandasamy
by Meena Kandasamy / September 8, 2014
An excerpt from The Gypsy Goddess by Meena Kandasamym, an experimental novelization of an uprising and massacre of agricultural workers in India, and a meditation on the impossibility of writing a novel. Read more...
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Pelo Malo
by Israel Centeno / November 14, 2014
Leaving to one side familiar landscapes and the immediate reference points of the city, you can hear the rumor of something sordid, but sordidness is not always rough, just precarious, a space without options, predetermined, where fatalism hangs over the characters like a dead weight. Read more...
Photo: Renee Rosensteel
The Writer’s Block: Huang Xiang
by Sampsonia Way / November 20, 2014
In this edition of The Writer's Block, Huang Xiang discusses the inspiration for his newly translated book The Thunder of Deep Thought. Read more...

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    Pelo Malo

    Leaving to one side familiar landscapes and the immediate reference points of the city, you can hear the rumor of something sordid, but sordidness is not always rough, just precarious, a space without options, predetermined, where fatalism hangs over the characters like a dead weight.

    Read more...