Weekend Links, Vol. 85: new worlds

Welcome to another edition of weekend links! Each week, bluestockings staff curates a collection of links that reflect our mission as an anti-oppressive and intersectional publication. This week’s links highlight our struggles to create new worlds here and now.
Compiled by Kidest Assefa-McNeil

Links we like:

Inmates are Planning the Largest Prison Strike in US History (Comic)

Artist Simone Leigh reimagines a healthcare system centered around Black women

Ava DuVernay discusses her new film “13th”, which critically examines mass incarceration and the prison-industrial complex

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Check out these anti-oppressive tarot cards

“Fatter IRL” is the NYC Exhibition Bringing Queer Fat Femmes to the Forefront

Rapper El Tipo Este is still Pushing Cuban Hip Hop Forward

Post by Kiana Harris in the Facebook event captioned, "#TBT Dunlap Elementary showing solidarity for #Blacklivesmatter Disclaimer: not all staff are in photo"
Post by Kiana Harris in the Facebook event captioned, “#TBT Dunlap Elementary showing solidarity for #Blacklivesmatter Disclaimer: not all staff are in photo”

Hundreds of Seattle public school teachers stand in support of Black Lives Matter

View photos here

Midwives at Dakota Access Resistance Camps: We Can Decolonize, Respect Women & Mother Earth

Bronx rapper Remy Ma explains how incarcerated Black women are routinely “forgotten”

 

Videos we like:

“Moonlight”, a Black queer coming of age story, is coming to theaters on Friday, October 21st

 

Watch the adorable video for Bomba Estéreo’s song “So Yo”

Music we like:

Rapper Kari Faux asserts that she’s “no man’s fantasy” in this jazzy track

 

Listen to KAYTRANADA’s remix of Solange’s “Cranes in the Sky”

 

A fun new track from Cakes da Killa!

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