“Muslim women” on trial; Western society the judge

Co-opting Narratives of the Other   by Yasmine Nagaty “There’s really no such thing as the ‘voiceless’. There are only the deliberately silenced, or the preferably unheard.” This is the famous assertion made by renowned author and political activist Arundhati Roy. The term, “giving voice to the voiceless”- with which we are now all too familiar… Read More

Nina Simone – The High Priestess of Soul

Nina Simone’s ‘Four Women’  Tells the story of four different African American women. Each of the four characters represents an African American stereotype in society. “An instantly accessible analysis of the damning legacy of slavery, that made iconographic the real women we knew and would become.” –Thulani Davis My skin is black, my arms are… Read More