Friday, 29 August 2014

28% of the market traders on the Rye Lane strip in Peckham, southeast London, speak four or more languages fluently (source: Dr Suzanne Hall, LSE).

'The high street is a space which includes those who are excluded from other spaces for economic/security reasons'.


Thursday, 28 August 2014

July, 2013. 40 abortion clinics in Texas (population approximately 26 million people*).

By September, 2014. Six abortion clinics in Texas.

* not sure what counts as a person in border zones sometimes, though, granted. or, any zone.

and how many deer, or how many trees, i could not say.

(sorry, just have had this lodged in my head since it started. writing as a meat-eater, yes.)

All bodies are sovereign.
January 2013 archiving: An amazing mea culpa from the IMF’s chief economist on austerity

Tuesday, 26 August 2014

June, 2011. ICTY to Ratko Mladic: 'Genocide, persecution, murder, extermination, deportation, forcible transfer, torture, rape and plunder.'

Sunday, 24 August 2014

Wednesday, 20 August 2014

Europe is literally the creation of the third world. The wealth which smothers her is that which was stolen

- Fanon

Monday, 11 August 2014

Tiana Reid is everything [tumblr, columns at THE STATE].

Her recent dancehall mix is accompanied by this jewel. i hear it loud on cool tarmacadam and routed through hot metal in inner London.
Speaking of the four volumes of THE STATE so far, iv on Dubai.

Objects crystallise time, and demonstrate the work, as Caroline Osella might remind us.

Friday, 8 August 2014


Thursday, 7 August 2014

Wednesday, 6 August 2014

structure in the USA

(h/t: EWF)

Tuesday, 5 August 2014

(TY, EJ)

Monday, 4 August 2014

Jayati Ghosh archive on Unctad ("astute and progressive – so why don't developed countries like it?") here

Sunday, 3 August 2014

Saturday, 2 August 2014

Somali famine, 2011 - politics rules everything around you

Friday, 1 August 2014