Ferguson and the Indictment of Social Media

by Iman Amrani In the early hours of the morning I was propped up on the sofa, in front of the news (the channel is irrelevant, they were all showing it), phone in hand, Twitter open on #Ferguson. This story has swept the world into a frenzy. Across different time zones people were glued to… Read More

A Young Boy’s Journey Symbolises the Struggle of the Palestinian People

This review was first published on the F-Word blog by Huma Munshi The Birds Eye View Film Festival this year celebrated Arab women filmmakers. They hail from a region ripe for storytelling, given its rich history and diverse cultures and all the more engaging with the Arab Spring, a movement from the masses to bring about… Read More

Soundtrack To The Struggle – The Core Tenets Of Resistance

by Dubem Menakaya Soundtrack To The Struggle is more than ‘political’ music.  It’s more than an artist’s personal story.   It’s an encapsulation of growth.  It’s a detailed analysis of the depths of corporate greed.  It’s a body of work that will come to symbolise the period of time that we currently live in Next in… Read More