Looking out of my window on the twelfth floor on a Hanoi high-rise I can see a mix of old and new. I can see out to Ba Dinh district, a collection of government buildings with embassies littered between them and a maze of closed off streets leading to arching monuments, testament to the old … More Vietnam: The Sleeping Giant?
The self proclaimed vagrant / citizen of the world, Reverend James Leg was the son of a Texas preacher, born on gospel music and baptized in the blues. John Wesley Myers AKA Rev. James Leg, front-man of stripped down two-piece blues rock set Black Diamond Heavies has carved out a solo career with a cult following … More #NoisePollution: Rev. James Leg
The first thing I saw was an AK47 assault rifle dangling around the waste of a man in uniform. He looked like a tired old security guard with his pale blue shirt and his Marlborough hanging out of his mouth. I wanted to ask him if I could hold his gun. In amidst the crowd … More Mayday with the Palestinian Circus School