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One Man’s Keffiyeh

April 18, 2011


In the summer of 2010 I was invited to perform at a few festivals. One of the fests I was invited to drop conscious grassroots political hip-hop had me travel by bus and taxi which was no biggie for me. Despite such givens after eleven hours of straight traveling from Montreal, I finally reached the […]

The Keffiyeh – A Last Manufacturer & the Lone Fabric Standing

April 18, 2011


Colonialism brings with it the effacement of the culture, identity and heritage of the colonized. Moreover, Foucauldian conceits aside, despite such a givens, after crossing the photography of Rebecca Fudala, I also came to realization that capitalism itself can also contribute to the effacement of a culture’s art and tradition by means of running smaller […]

eL Seed and the Palestinian Olive Tree – St-Henri Sugar Mill gets Lush Awakening

April 12, 2011


eL Seed and I met a while ago. We actually crossed over an upcoming Montreal show being done at Sino Shop on the East side of the city. I saw the flyer and immediately hit Seed up. We met a day later in which I brought my calligraphy sketches and shared them with him on […]

Palestinian Product Review – Where in Montreal can One but them?

April 12, 2011


As mentioned in previous articles, Palestinian fair trade products are widely available in Montreal however, the questions arise: are they worth it and where can one purchase them? To make a long story short, it is best to actually give a thorough and just review of these products before anything. Do these products give you […]

Talking to Yves – Palestinian Olive Products in the Plateau

April 11, 2011


Brosky Style Olives As some may may know, Yves is a Brosky. Before one reads any more, one may be questioning: “well, what the hell is a Brosky exactly?” One should delve more thoroughly into the Big Brosky article on Broskies to learn more. In any event, staying on topic, Yves is one of the […]

Artists Against Apartheid 15 hits Montreal with Rhythm and Word.

March 17, 2011


Sunday March 13th, 2011 was the fifteenth edition of Tadamon‘s! Artists Against Apartheid concert series. In essence, fifteen is a fantastic number; it is not fourteen and it is not sixteen. Fifteen is a number that stands on its own and for those new to the series it is rather undeniable that they have missed […]

Israel: Anti-boycott Bill Approved – Democracy?

February 21, 2011


Bill imposes fines on Israeli citizens who back, initiate boycottsagainst state. Left cries racism Mickey “Big Brosky” Boston is still beefin’ with Israel, ish is still Kosher. Despite the Kosher, the people want their beef Halal, but how do things get there when the region is so eff’d at this point? How long does the vicious cycle continue, […]