This past weekend, Occupy the Hood Boston held its first two major events, a Community Speakout and Day of Protest to Stop Police Brutality, following a frenzied week of organizing the community counterpart to Occupy Boston. Occupy the Hood Boston is an effort by a coalition of community members, organizations, local elected officials, clergy, unions, elders, and […]
“A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual doom.” ~ Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Found an interesting post comapring some stats about military spending on the Guardian Data Blog. Pretty mind boggling – if not surprising.
Video / Info Graphic by Frank Chimero for Good Magazine visualizing some of the horrifying stats about U.S. prisons. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hMXjmHXroEY
This week local hip-hop artist Pause released his new album “Stuck on 100” with cover design and photography by the Pen and Sword Political Pirates. Pause did his own scripts (for the names) and directed the cover production. Gotta love it when the client has a vision. Download “Stuck on 100” FOR FREE here. View “Stuck […]
This week Pen and Sword released the new design for scopeurbanapparel.com along with several new tee designs including the newest: Steal Art Make Money. #DISSOBEY.