Rania Khalek Dispatches from the Underclass

Tag / imperialism

10 million in Yemen on the brink of starvation and… crickets Why? Bc the US and its allies are responsible for the majority of the suffering. It benefits western geopolitical interests to keep this war & all the misery that comes with it under wraps.pic.twitter.com/xS5C16WFBb — Rania Khalek (@RaniaKhalek) June 27, 2020

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Corporate media recently celebrated the Women CEOs of weapons companies as some sort of victory for feminism. So I mocked them for trying to get “woke” with imperial feminism that celebrates women for enforcing patriarchy instead of smashing it pic.twitter.com/X3NuPrGA9t — Rania Khalek (@RaniaKhalek) May 20, 2019

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I still haven’t seen Zero Dark Thirty, which is why I’ve hesitated to write about it. That being said, I already have my biases based on the movie’s synopsis and several analyses I’ve read (Jane Mayor’s critique at the New Yorker is a must read). The movie has rightly stirred controversy because it depicts torture as […]

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