With nothing but poverty, trauma and political strife in the news for the Gaza Strip, the future seems unremittingly bleak. People are resilient, but how much more can they stand?
Some corporations dipping their toes into new modes of campaign funding have been rebuffed by hostile consumer and stockholder reaction, but Chevron doesn't seem to mind.
Manissa McCleave Maharawal is in the anthropology department of the CUNY Graduate Center. Manissa has recently organized with the People of Color Caucus, Occupy Wall Street and the Free University.