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Vandalism or Art? Part I in the SF Chronicle

The urge to express oneself by writing on a blank wall is as old and primal as cave painting. But one tagger's colorful imagery is another person's ugly scrawl. One thing is certain: Graffiti's not going away.

Steven Winn, Chronicle Arts and Culture Critic

Monday, March 7, 2005

Stencil Pirates Call for Art Roundup

Hey Y'all-
just wanted to pass along a handful of calls and art opportunities that have passed through my email in the past couple of weeks.
A) Books to Prisoners Fundraiser
B) Earth First Journal Art
C) Culture War Now!
D) Archive of Radical Graphics
E) Version>5

get to work!

Know Your Rights in the USA

From the ACLU:
To fight police abuse effectively you need to know your rights. There are some things you should do, some things you must do and some things you cannot do. If you are in the middle of a police encounter, you need a handy and quick reference to remind you what your rights and obligations are.

    • Be polite and respectful. Never bad-mouth a police officer.
    • Stay calm and in control of your words, body language and emotions.
    • Don't get into an argument with the police.


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