When people of colour are expected to educate white people as to their humanity, when women are expected to educate men, lesbians and gay men are expected to educate the heterosexual world, the oppressors maintain their position and evade their responsibility for their own actions.
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Vietnam celebrates the battle of Dien Ben Phu, where the French were defeated. Here, women at a ceremony dress in traditional outfits from Vietnam’s hill tribes.
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Vietnam celebrates the battle of Dien Ben Phu, where the French were defeated. Here, women at a ceremony dress in traditional outfits from Vietnam’s hill tribes.

More here: http://aje.me/1ntjtnW

"The pleasure of being—a forgotten pleasure not even known to so many blind humans—that thought so sweet, that happiness so pure, ‘I am, I live, I exist,’ could bring happiness all by itself if one remembered it, if one enjoyed it, if one treasured it as befits its worth." - from Letters from a Peruvian Woman by Francoise de Gaffigny

"The pleasure of being—a forgotten pleasure not even known to so many blind humans—that thought so sweet, that happiness so pure, ‘I am, I live, I exist,’ could bring happiness all by itself if one remembered it, if one enjoyed it, if one treasured it as befits its worth." - from Letters from a Peruvian Woman by Francoise de Gaffigny

"The Origin of Love" from Hedwig & the Angry Inch. Inspired by Plato’s Symposium

"You Bring Out the Vietnamese In Me" by Bao Phi

Jeffery Barg sings Shane Allison’s sestina, “Mother Worries”

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Issue two will be available one week from today!

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Issue two will be available one week from today!

You Fight Like Anne Rice!

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