Global Scan

Can Obama scare the NSA back into line?

Happy Halloween! May the monsters at Obama's door be worse than the ones ringing your bell. And may you not pick a fight with a Russian mayor who goes ballistic, literally, all too easily.

Angola Soundtrack 2: Hypnosis, Distortions & Other Sonic Innovations 1969​-​1978

1961 was the year the Portuguese colonial government officially banned carnival in the musseques (African ghettos) of Angola, an act of cultural repression that (as so often is true) had the opposite effect. Instead of remaining silent, the people of ...<a class="meta-nav" href="http://www.afropop.org/wp/16936/16936/"> Read more &#187;</a>