Issue 46: 26 Oct 2017

/Issue 46: 26 Oct 2017

I Promise I’ll Pick Up

By | 2017-10-24T15:27:54+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Categories: Issue 46: 26 Oct 2017|Tags: , |

By Elisabeth Horan I’ve been left out They had a baby shower without me I’m not pregnant right now but I can still be pretty fun sometimes They’re constructing a pipeline, Under rivers of bones and shale Through the homes of the earthworms Didn’t ask the worms if that was ok Didn’t ask me either They [...]

A Drill Song from the Turkish Resistance

By | 2017-10-25T08:42:44+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Categories: Issue 46: 26 Oct 2017|Tags: , |

Translation by Süleyman Soydemir and the Turkish Youth From an anonymous variant of a military drill song, "Gündoğdu Marşı," or "The Sunrise Anthem," was a symbol of the anti-fascist Turkish resistance in the 1960s and 70s. Today, it serves as a symbol of hope in the face of an increasingly authoritarian regime. [...]

Midwest Activism: What I Learned from Marshawn McCarrel

By | 2017-10-26T08:32:57+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Categories: Issue 46: 26 Oct 2017|Tags: , , |

By Jaime Gonzalez   I remember it in sequential order, in the same way, no matter how or when I think about it. It was a month into the 2016 winter term at Lawrence University in Appleton, Wisconsin, and we were on a five-minute break from my history class. Consistent with every other break, the first [...]

Hitler Speaks

By | 2017-10-24T15:41:30+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Categories: Issue 46: 26 Oct 2017|Tags: , , |

Charlottesville, Virginia, August 12, 2017 By Kathi Wolfe You said I was a has-been — my day was done. You wish! I’ve been undercover, before your unseeing eyes. I shaved my moustache, changed my accent, Tweeted — ordered lattes at Starbucks. In khakis and polo shirts, I was the boy next door. My torches were kept [...]