Obscene

Today’s Cal-Rec featured a story about a local artist bashed by school board member in Newport Vermont. The artist, Maria Lacroix painted a female nude with multiple breasts, arms and bellys. The school board member is concerned about children not understanding the painting and, in fact, feeling sexually harassed by the painting. The school board member called it obscene. It’s actually an interesting perspective on the female body image in the context of a female-hating culture.

From poem “K├Ąthe Kollwitz” by Muriel Rukeyser.

“What would happen if one woman told the truth about
her life?
The world would split open”

I will tell you what’s obscene:

hungry children people going without health care people experiencing inadequate health care police killing black men and women sexual harassment school loans selfish president selfish senate covid 19

kepler
Kepler
Squash
Lush
welcome
Welcome
Inch by inch
Phlox