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I recently discovered the Youtube channel of the Canadian public radio program, Studio Q. (I was looking for an interview with British writer Hanif Kureishi after reading a feature on him in Prospect Magazine).

Which is how I got to this recent interview with K’Naan, the Somali rapper based in Canada. (It also includes videos of a live acoustic set by K’Naan of the songs “Take a Minute,” “Waving Flag,” and “Fire in Freetown.”

Good stuff.


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From a friend of mine:

The latest in “socially conscious underwear ads:”

Using racist¬†homophobic “labels” (“Paki,” Nigger” and “Faggot”) to “protest” labeling one’s underwear.

Yes, to sell tagless underwear. 

Hanes underwear has rolled this out outside the US.

See here and here.

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