Alcatraz Island may be closed for Thanksgiving, but a special Indigenous People’s Sunrise Gathering will be held to commemorate the 1969-1971 occupation of Alcatraz.
Disco Love by Martynas Pavilonis. Available as art print - click here.
From The Possessive Investment in Whiteness: How White People Profit from Identity Politics by George Lipsitz
Last set up! AfroFuturist Affair Charity Ball ‘13: DarK PhaSe SpaCe Pt. 2 @ MythMedia Studios
Final round of applause to our hostess, volunteers, sponsors, each and every performer, artist, musician, and DJ involved, for your flawless executions, for sharing your equipment, for raising the level of the entire event to other dimensions. We are infinitely grateful for the audience, returning family, new family for respecting the space and for being so very engaged!!
Dr. Shirley Jackson
Born: Washington, D.C.
Jackson started to conduct successful experiments in theoretical physics and then started to use her knowledge in physics to start making advances in telecommunications while working at Bell Laboratories. These inventions include developments in the portable fax, touch tone telephone, solar cell, and the fiber optic cables used to provide clarity in overseas telephone calls. She has also helped make possible Caller ID and Call Waiting.