Archive for January, 2015

CiTiZEN KiNO #42: “The Occupied Territories” (part 2)

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

{ see below for info on street art in this poster }

XLterrestrials presents
CiTiZEN KiNO #42:
“The Occupied Territories”
< Friday, Jan. 30th >
At: Station 40
3030b 16th Street, SF, CA.
21:00h – 19:30h
by Donation

CiTiZEN KiNO is a Berlin-based series of events to inspire
collective intelligence and new forms of arts + praxis. A hybrid of film,
internet, theater, hacker culture and [...]

MLK weekend, reflections, and tactical analysis

Tuesday, January 20th, 2015

“I must confess that over the past few years I have been gravely disappointed with the white moderate. I have almost reached the regrettable conclusion that the Negro’s great stumbling block in his stride toward freedom is not the White Citizen’s Counciler or the Ku Klux Klanner, but the white moderate, who is more devoted [...]

Man Castle Ridley, The Illiterate Commercial

Saturday, January 17th, 2015

Ridley Scott’s making Philip K. Dick’s Man In The High Castle … for BBC TV and now via Amazon. Perhaps you’ve already noticed: Episode 1 is already available.
The image above is, in part, taken from one of the original covers for PKD’s 1962 Hugo award-winning alternate history tale in which the Axis powers are present [...]

When The 1% Start Singing Whalesongs …

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

{ Photo was taken in Dhaka, Bangladesh, where children bathe in water that is contaminated with lead paint and scrap metal. One of the places where retired and abandoned cargo ships -that transport products across the globe to feed our civilization’s consumer addictions – end up to be “recycled”. S. Salgado? }

An investigative analysis [...]

Now THere’s A Sharp Pen Calling Out The BULLSHIT ! #CharlieHebdo

Sunday, January 11th, 2015

Now THere’s A Sharp Pen ! #CharlieHebdo
No, we don’t mean the cartoon artist above – Mark Knight, Herald Sun, we mean the incredible analysis provided by Corey Oakley in REDFLAG, an Alternative Socialist newspaper out of Australia. His piece is called Charlie Hebdo and the hypocrisy of pencils … And it’s like this whole can [...]

Dysneytopia and/or Ai WeiWei on Planet Alcatraz

Monday, January 5th, 2015

( vj podinski mix of an Ai WeiWei portrait * )

-work-in-progress -
Coincidentally the same week we went to go see the Ai WeiWei exhibition on Alcatraz, we got a couple emails about a razor sharp talk at #31c3 – The 31st Chaos Communications Congress – by Hans de Zwart, a civil rights activist with @bitsoffreedom.  [...]