Punking Politics As Usual

When one of the six "supermajor" oil companies in the world rolls out an ad campaign channeling the wheat-paste, street-artist look typically associated with low/no budget activist posters rarely found in glossy magazines and on network TV commercials, it's a sign. Something's up. An oil company appropriates the look of a social justice campaign for one reason and one reason only: greenwashing. ...more

@Deb - I hope you're right, although, Mad Men has done a great job of rebranding feminism. Just ...more

Lady Gaga Goes to Maine to Repeal "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"

Lady Gaga just spoke in Maine to members of her generation -- not to be confused with"the generation of the senators who are voting" to repeal Don't Ask Don't Tell (DADT) later this week but are being blocked by Republican senators who threaten to filibuster the bill....more

This is amazing; The combination of timely news, relevant music and the personal statement from ...more