Seeds (March against Mons****)

In my hands the palette of the world: gold in the soya, silver in the rice, tomorrow I’ll submit a patent on the dew. Such is my nature, my star, my patron saint, and such is the multinational taste of my name on everyone’s plate. (from the poem Seeds) Vietnamese children, after exposure to the dioxin …

Poems for Freedom

(first published on the Passaport Project blog) This week I received the anthology Poems for Freedom. Edited by Manchester-based author, playwright and activist Alex Clarke, this book was put together to raise funds for the Freedom Bookshop in Whitechapel, east London, to help towards its repair costs after it was firebombed on the night of …

Le monde n’est pas rond

LE MONDE N’EST PAS ROND (The World is Not Round) is an international artistic newspaper, based in Luxembourg, that explores the contemporary realities of migration, borders, and human rights through the publication of articles, art and illustration, photography, prose and poetry. Published by independent activist group Nobody is illegal – Luxembourg in association with Passaport …