Review: Jun’ichiro Tanizaki – “In Praise of Shadows”

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

I’ve give this monograph on Japanese aesthetics 1/5 due to the nationalistic and racistic contents. It’s like a cross between a great issue of the magazine “Wallpaper” with “Mein Kampf”.

The Holocaust: Laurence Rees explains “Nazi logic” in racism

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

I strongly recommend reading this. It’s mainly from Laurence Rees’ brand-new book named “The Holocaust: A New History”, which is sublimely written by a master scholar.

Quotes from “Traveling Soul: The Life of Curtis Mayfield” by Todd Mayfield and Travis Atria

Monday, November 7th, 2016

Just a few excerpts from Todd Mayfield’s brand-new book on his father, Curtis Mayfield, heavy on the political tip.

The FBI vs The Black Panthers: COINTELPRO and the assassination of Fred Hampton

Sunday, February 28th, 2016

Read it and weep: the start of COINTELPRO, the meaning of it and the FBI’s assassination of Fred Hampton.

“The women had guns, and men cooked breakfast for children”

Friday, February 19th, 2016

A new documentary on The Black Panthers is out, and the trailer looks sweet.