Molly Crabapple

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Why Katherine Dunn's 'Geek Love' Was a Bible to Weird Kids Like Me

Katherine Dunn died this week, but her work—especially the incredible novel "Geek Love"—spoke to everyone who thought of themselves as an outsider or weirdo.
Molly Crabapple
5.16.16
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Molly Crabapple's Heartbreaking Portraits of Syrian Refugees

Molly Crabapple went to the Domiz refugee camp in Iraqi Kurdistan to record the stories of Syrians forced from their homes by war and suffering.
Molly Crabapple
12.17.15
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The Revolutionary, No-Bullshit Art of Ganzeer

The 32-year-old Egyptian artist's first New York solo show takes on police brutality and the crimes committed by the American government.
Molly Crabapple
1.31.15
The Outta My Way, I’m Walking Here Issue

Special Prostitution Courts and the Myth of 'Rescuing' Sex Workers

In New York State's Human Trafficking Intervention Courts, prostitutes might be called victims, but they're still arrested, still handcuffed, and still held in cages.
Molly Crabapple
1.7.15
News

Ferguson Shows How the Police Can Kill and Get Away with It

Police kill. They get away with it. They kill again. Eventually, you realise that this process is not a bug in the system but a feature.
Molly Crabapple
11.26.14
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In Defence of 'The Death of Klinghoffer' and Art That Takes Risks

We must leave space for irreverence, for non-didacticism, for hard questions, for the humanity of everyone
Molly Crabapple
10.29.14
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How the Surveillance State Changes Our Everyday Lives

Being watched all the time affects how we act.
Molly Crabapple
10.24.14
The Humongous Fungus Among Us Issue

Slaves of Happiness Island

Abu Dhabi and the dark side of high art.
Molly Crabapple
9.4.14
News

Caught Between ISIS and Assad

Young Syrians are cobbling together a future in the wasteland of refugee camps.
Molly Crabapple
6.27.14
Stuff

I Confronted Donald Trump in Dubai

As he announced the construction of a Trump-branded golf course and luxury villas in the UAE.
Molly Crabapple
6.3.14
Stuff

Photo Real: On Photoshop, Feminism and Truth

Retouched or not, photos are already lies.
Molly Crabapple
5.6.14
News

Theater of Justice

Courtrooms are violence stage where justice is rarely found.
Molly Crabapple
3.27.14
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