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We Are Made of Stories

Eduardo Galeano on Democracy Now this morning:

Scientists say that human beings are made of atoms, but a little bird told me that we are also made of stories.  So each one has something to tell that deserves to be heard.

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Backyard History

Just spent the afternoon in Berkeley hearing stories of badass South Asian organizing from 1908 til’ today.  Here’s Anirvan sharing how 8,000 South Asians on the West Coast took up arms and went back to India to overthrow the British empire during the time of the Ghadar movement.

Part performance, part oral history, and all around great storytelling on Anirvan Chatterjee and Barnali Ghosh’s Berkeley South Asian Radical History Tour.

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