No Safe Spaces

Standing midst the flames

like wolves’ tongues

surrounded by shattered lives,

the sun sets in the East this time,

a dark orange pallor

casting its sickly shadow

over dreams once offered.

“It’s a republic if you can keep it…”

Good Queer Decolonial Fun: The She-Ra Reboot

Just like the old show, the new She-Ra is all about coalition-building towards decolonization, but it incorporates a lot of what folks have learned about organizing and hegemonic power over the last 25 years—even if its gloss is superficial, there’s definitely enough material in each episode to use as fodder in a “talking to your kids about capitalism” conversation.

Are the American Immigrant Detainment Centers Concentration Camps?

 What Is a Concentration Camp? Most dictionaries define “concentration camp” as a space for separating a politically undesirable group, usually with degraded living conditions. In this sense, the terms “concentration camp,” “internment camp” and “detainment center” are interchangeable. But the term “concentration camp” is[…]