Category: Artists

High-End Art Fairs Give Capitalism a Glow Up

Art is an essential expression of human creativity. But today’s high-end art fairs are a carnival of consumerism for the ultra-wealthy rather than a celebration of creative expression.

Source: High-End Art Fairs Give Capitalism a Glow Up

Pete Seeger Labelled ‘Subversive’ After Speaking Out Against Plan to Deport Japanese | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

Beloved singer and activist Pete Seeger inspired countless worldwide with his songs about peace and equality, and—according to his newly released FBI file—he also inspired the ire of the U.S. government, which spied on the folk icon for decades and labelled him a “subversive” for his Communist sympathies.

Source: Pete Seeger Labelled ‘Subversive’ After Speaking Out Against Plan to Deport Japanese | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community