Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Madhi Hashi sentencing on terrorism charges, Brooklyn Federal Court May 12, 2015

I sketched the sentencing of Madhi Hashi in Brooklyn Federal Court yesterday, May 12th for Reuters. 
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Link to video here

A former British and two Swedish citizens about to face trial on U.S. terrorism charges pleaded guilty on Tuesday to conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic militant group al Shabaab in Somalia.
Madhi Hashi, 25, whose U.K. citizenship was revoked in 2012, and Swedish citizens Ali Yasin Ahmed, 30, and Mohamed Yusuf, 32, pleaded guilty in federal court in Brooklyn, New York, to a single conspiracy count. The guilty pleas came just three hours before potential jurors were to receive questionnaires in preparation for a June 1 trial.:

Varoom Magazine - politics issue covers 'Sketching Guantanamo' in American Histories

American Histories
Ann Field examines different uses of drawing by punk icon Raymond Pettibon and Guantanamo court artist Janet Hamlin, whose contrasting styles and commentaries illuminate 21st Century American politics.

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Monday, January 19, 2015

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr and Selma

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 40 years later, we still struggle with civil rights issues, but imagine where we'd be without voices like his.

Monday, September 15, 2014

Guantanamo Sketches, events at University of Richmond


From September 11 to November 21, sketches from Guantanamo are on display at the University of Richmond. Along with the show, there are 3 upcoming lectures of interest.
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Tuesday, August 19, 2014

University of Virginia show: Sketches from Guantanamo

This September 11th, the largest showing of sketches from the Guantanamo Commissions will be on display at the University of Richmond Museums, invitation below. It is open to the public, and will be up until November 21st. For more information: University of Richmond

Tuesday, June 24, 2014