To everyone who came and supported our Not so popular- Divine Light Issue 2 Launch
KANYE WEST-RUNAWAY-FULL FILM →
Karen Woo: film tracks murdered doctor's doomed...
When Dr Karen Woo went to Afghanistan it was not only to take her medical expertise to where it was most needed, but also to capture some of the country and its people on film, to show their desperate need for healthcare. Her video footage shows children in Kabul suffering from the afflictions of war – the lost limbs, disease and malnutrition – and explains in detail why she felt drawn to...
Fall Seven Times, Stand Up Eight... →
girlsgetbusyzine: Peaks is back tonight with an extra special line up of Nightschool (The Gossip) and Akiko (Comanechi/The Big Pink). And as usual exhibiting work from young up and coming artists, featuring 2 of our regular contributors Nastasia Alberti & Ellen Angus! Our DJ set starts at 11pm and you’ll also be able to grab/trade an issue of Girls Get Busy #4 in the exhibition area. ...
Plan to let rich pay for extra university places... →
Critics say proposal to let rich students pay premium fees to get places at top universities risks turning clock back to time when breeding mattered more than brains
On the 4th June the mass-movement Slutwalk is coming to London to march. Sparked by a Canadian policeman’s advice “”women should avoid dressing like sluts in order not to be victimised” and those thinking of assualting a woman should think again ”in order not to go to prison”… Uh, yeah. How about in order not to destory the life of another human-being? ...
The lovely Kakkmaddafakka made me smile this morning with their video. I heard they are doing pretty well in Germany. If you want to experience a fun live show, go and see them!
US troops were yards from Osama bin Laden house in... →
The mythos of Obama and Osama
Osama bin Laden’s death will forever be linked with Obama’s name [GALLO/GETTY] Obama and Osama. Two names that will henceforth be coupled. The hunter, Obama, is leader of the most powerful and feared nation on earth. Osama, the hunted, was leader of a borderless state – a non-state actor – and probably the most feared religio-political association of the modern world since the rise...
In The Woods Festival
THIS WILL BE LOVELY! For the 6th year running, Laurel Collective and friends are putting on their unique forest music festival in a beautiful secret woodland location, just one hour outside London. Curated, organised and built by the band with a small team of dedicated helpers, including celebrated event producer Lisa Farrell, the festival is fast becoming known as a benchmark show for...
To the buffoons dancing around ground zero.
you damn fools. Afghan civilians killed 8,813 Iraqi civilians killed 864,531 Afghan civilians killed: Based on estimate and tracking by Dr. Herold, as detailed at his website. For casualties since Dr. Herold’s last update in July 2004, we’ve made a crude guess based on the average of 72 monthly deaths Dr. Herold recorded among Afghan civilians during 2004’s first seven...
Solita Solano- On the Death of Gurdjieff.
Sunday, October 30, 1949 He’s lying on a divan, covered to the throat with a pale brocadecouverture which is piled with red roses, pink orchids, white flowers; on either side of his head are two enormous bouquets of violets. The chapel is lighted with candles. He is dressed in his best graysuit.His face is like a statue’s.Yesterday he looked alive still, a slight smile made him seem so; his skin...