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Literature from the Left

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Introduction: Odi et amo

This project first began in 2015 as we watched the terrorist bombings in Paris, Beirut, Tunis… and then the retaliatory bombings on Raqqa and other areas of a Syria already war-torn and plagued with violence. As we watched the world’s greatest military powers fight the Daesh without any plan for peace-making after, while abandoning basic civil liberties at home: The subsequent escalation of internal security and intelligence measures in our own societies…

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The Definition of Hope
The day breaks sweaty like the last, like every day in summer. In the city where there are no trees, no shade – only blocks of cement baking like dessert in the church basement after …
Not For Sale
Gogo was raised by her uncle, whose last name was Sale, after her mother died and her father left for Africa. Her father never returned from Africa, and whether he was alive or dead she …
Now India (7 Minutes to Sunrise)
The first sounds of the morning are of tuk-tuk and taxi engines as they come to life, their honking horns alongside the footsteps of the city's informal working class taking to the streets. And, even …
The Persistent Appeal of Fascism
If we aren’t careful, true Fascism will grow and take hold in this country – not Nazi thugs on the streets in their brown shirts perhaps, but our own, Americanized version of it, bloated and …

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The Definition of Hope
The day breaks sweaty like the last, like every day in summer. In the city where there are no trees, no shade – only blocks of cement baking like dessert in the church basement after …
Not For Sale
Gogo was raised by her uncle, whose last name was Sale, after her mother died and her father left for Africa. Her father never returned from Africa, and whether he was alive or dead she …
Now India (7 Minutes to Sunrise)
The first sounds of the morning are of tuk-tuk and taxi engines as they come to life, their honking horns alongside the footsteps of the city's informal working class taking to the streets. And, even …
The Persistent Appeal of Fascism
If we aren’t careful, true Fascism will grow and take hold in this country – not Nazi thugs on the streets in their brown shirts perhaps, but our own, Americanized version of it, bloated and …

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The Definition of Hope
The day breaks sweaty like the last, like every day in summer. In the city where there are no trees, no shade – only blocks of cement baking like dessert in the church basement after …
Not For Sale
Gogo was raised by her uncle, whose last name was Sale, after her mother died and her father left for Africa. Her father never returned from Africa, and whether he was alive or dead she …
Now India (7 Minutes to Sunrise)
The first sounds of the morning are of tuk-tuk and taxi engines as they come to life, their honking horns alongside the footsteps of the city's informal working class taking to the streets. And, even …
The Persistent Appeal of Fascism
If we aren’t careful, true Fascism will grow and take hold in this country – not Nazi thugs on the streets in their brown shirts perhaps, but our own, Americanized version of it, bloated and …

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