2017 by Althea Bennett & Amber Torres

ep. 77: the amazon is on fire

Episode Image by John Brewer

Theme song

HoodGrown by David-James

@davedashjames_

https://soundcloud.com/davedashjames

Transition music

Nathan Peters

@mztrwlsn @mrwilsonbeats

https://soundcloud.com/mrwilsonbeats


TAG THE ARTIST (monthly flash tags):

John Brewer

@jbrewerphoto

Photographer & illustrator


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6bouiNFJeto&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR00aOTcDi5X7R4eL9bjJyqhP3kYWxja3atJodlC78eBMVp3E64mguKCt04


FOR US BY US:

Jennifer Gilmete

Gilmete Customs

@gilmetecustoms


WORD ON THE STREET:

The amazon is on fire !!!

“Our house is burning”: Record Amazon fires may top agenda at G7 summit

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-49443389

Mass education

BPS to Offer 10,000 More Students Free MBTA Passes

https://www.nbcboston.com/news/local/Boston-Public-Schools-to-Offer-Thousands-More-Students-Free-MBTA-Passes-Raising-Concerns-556464021.html

How Massachusetts Lost Count Of Its Poor Students

https://www.wbur.org/edify/2019/08/01/low-income-count

Massachusetts Systems Initiative -- made up of 'groups that don’t necessarily agree on anything’ -- quietly seeks consensus on education funding formula update

https://www.masslive.com/news/2019/08/massachusetts-systems-initiative-made-up-of-groups-that-dont-necessarily-agree-on-anything-quietly-seeks-consensus-on-education-funding-formula-update.html

White boston

The Portraits, And Stories, Of Former Gang Members To Be Displayed In A Big Way On Boston Common

https://www.wbur.org/artery/2019/08/08/portraits-stories-former-gang-members-boston-common

Photographer is white… why does he think he needs to tell this story ?

Here are all the open recreational marijuana dispensaries in Massachusetts and others opening soon

https://www.boston.com/news/local-news/2019/08/22/map-recreational-marijuana-dispensaries-massachusetts

The Capitalist art world

Like 'The Bachelor,' But for Art Boys? NBC Is Looking to Cast Single Artists for a New Reality Show | artnet News

https://news.artnet.com/art-world/art-boys-tv-show-casting-call-1633132

UNO Kickstarts Its Artiste Series With a Jean-Michel Basquiat Tribute Pack

https://hypebeast.com/2019/8/uno-artiste-series-1-jean-michel-basquiat-pack-release


KING PINS/ historical king pin :

Kapu and Hula

sean yoro

@the_hula

Kapu yoro

@xkapu

www.kapucollective.com

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3TSyqD5iX9U


https://mymodernmet.com/sean-yoro-hula-interview/


UNSUNG HEROES-historical spaces/ HISTORY MOVES:

The nude (female)

https://medium.com/@richardkyu/tracking-the-historical-representation-of-the-female-nude-2d1d7fe1d1d

http://www.howtotalkaboutarthistory.com/art-history-101/art-history-101-the-female-nude-nsfw/

https://artsandculture.google.com/theme/XwISmlY5uQWdJQ

https://thecatholicspirit.com/culture/faith-and-culture/art-historian-explores-michelangelos-masculine-women/

https://renresearch.wordpress.com/2011/02/11/men-with-breasts-or-why-are-michelangelos-women-so-muscular-part-1/

https://www.dailyartmagazine.com/scandalous-nudes-art-history/

https://artrenewal.org/Article/Title/nudity-in-art-a-virtue-or-vice


GOOD LOOKS (interview):

Cinda Danh

https://www.cindaforlynn.com/home


REALTALK:

Coon-er-y

https://www.npr.org/2019/08/22/753387025/jay-z-roc-nation-nfl-partnership-colin-kaepernick

https://nowthisnews.com/videos/sports/colin-kaepernick-responds-to-jay-z-nfl-deal


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