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Ferris Wheel Over Baghdad


I made this graphic after I read a news article in 2008 about a plan to boost tourism in Iraq by building the world’s largest ferris wheel dubbed the “Baghdad Eye” during an apparent lull in violence. I decided to use the image of the ferris wheel as a symbol of cycles of war.

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Viva Mercedes Sosa

Viva Mercedes Sosa

October 4, 2009

Legendary Argentine folk singer Mercedes Sosa of the Nueva Canción (new song) movement died today. Her poetic and political lyrics were a true inspiration to the social movements against the…