Archive for January, 2009

The Mozambique Gospel Concert (Oakland, CA)

Culture, Events

When: Saturday @ 6:00 pm January 31st, 2009 Doors open at 5:45 pm. Where: The Grand Avenue Church 278 Grand Avenue (Near Harrison) Oakland, CA What: The Mozambique Gospel Concert Top Bay Area gospel acts will be coming together to raise money for the people of Mozambique, Africa Event MC, Pastor Dexter Thomas from the […]

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MOAD exhibition – Decoding Identity: I Do it for My People

Culture

Oakland based artist Lorraine Bonner announces that pieces from her “Perpetrator” series will be shown at the Museum of the African Diaspora in San Francisco, CA.  Lorraine’s work MOVES me!  A META DEEP artist with a lot to say! Check out her on-line gallery. —- Decoding Identity: I Do it for My People January 23, […]

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Guest Travelogue: Cuba

Travelogues

About The Contributer Liz Hendrickson is a San Francisco bay area resident, grandmother, lawyer, and founding member of Women Drummers International. (All photographs (c) Francis Eatherington.) 1/11/09 It’s hard to believe, but a week ago today I was in Havana, hanging out along the waterfront, in the open air market and in the old town […]

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Dispatch #27: Babies Slaughtered in Gaza

Dispatches

  On the eve of my departure from Turkey, I sit here transfixed in front of the television. I watch endless loops of CNN Turk footage depicting the carnage that is raining down on Palestinian children–neigh on Palestinian babies…babies…babies. I can’t breath. The images of Israeli soldiers and civilians jumping up and down in jubilation […]

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Coming up: Travelogue, Dispatch and Photographs

Uncategorized

Berlin, Muenster and Bergisch Gladbach Ankara and Istanbul

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