The Traditional Publishing Industry Is Killing Books
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The Traditional Publishing Industry Is Killing Books

The publishing industry’s focus on profits amounts to a censoring of a diversity of viewpoints and experience. Books are lives compressed, humanity summarized into screaming or striking stories. One would think the book world would be a safe haven from inequality, but instead the traditional publishing industry – the big corporate publishers – is perpetuating … Continue reading

Injustice / Poetry / Thirdworld / World speaking out

Video: that poem that said what needed to be said in a hard time to say anything

Emmanuel Ortiz – “Moment of Silence” Before I start this poem,I’d like to ask you to join me in a moment of silence in honour of those who died in the World Trade Centre and the Pentagon last September 11th. I would also like to ask you a moment of silence for all of those who have been harassed, imprisoned, … Continue reading