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Elvira Rodríguez-Chub gets her HSE Diploma
I had my profession in El Salvador, but here, I had to start all over again, and learning English and getting my HS diploma was an objective I needed to accomplish, regardless if most of my time was spent working two jobs, caring for two children and taking care of my home ... Elvira
Kingston with COVID-19, phase 4: Spanish-language media and the Biden economy, part 2
Midnight Medicine Journey: The Word as Sound and Power
Tonight on Midnight Medicine Journey: The Word as Song and Power, featuring spoken word tracks about love, dissent and freedom by Carl Hancock Rux, Tanya Tagaq, Kate Tempest and more.
This week on SHEROES Radio, new music from Billie Eilish, Nubya Garcia, and Lous & the Yazuka. SHERO birthdays celebrated include Miley Cyrus, Tina Turner, and Alison Mosshart. Plus a very special conversation with Sharon Van Etten.
The word hypernormalization was coined by Alexei Yurchak, a professor of anthropology who was born in Leningrad and later went to teach in the United States. He introduced the word in his book Everything Was Forever, Until It Was No More: The Last Soviet Generation (2006), which describes paradoxes of Soviet life during the 1970s and 1980s.
Get Wise and Organize
Last week marked 105 years since songwriter and labor organizer Joe Hill was executed by the state of Utah, and we listen to recordings of songs written by him, as well as a couple of songs memorializing him. Many of Hill's songs were written for and published in the Industrial Workers of the World's pocket sized Little Red Songbook, the means by which they infused music into their effort to organize "One Big Union" of laborers across lines of race, nationality, gender and skill for all workers to enjoy the fruits of their labor.
Catherine Flowers & Rev. Dr. Gregory Simpson
Sound Forms: Classical and Beyond EP6 (Harmonize 2)
More selections of harmonious music to offer a counterpoint to the dis-harmony of post election machinations currently playing out.
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