Cover Photo: A collage of four images—Two of AIDS protests and "die-in" protests in the 1990s, and two of Black Lives Matter protests and "die-in" protests in 2020.
Photographs by Jason Hargrove, Elvert Barnes, Geoff Livingston/Flickr/Wikimedia Commons

Tired of Dying: Ashes Action, Covid-19, and Protesting Under a Pandemic

When your back is against the wall, dumping your loved ones in the president’s front yard can seem like the only rational response.

Telegraph

them, others, those people, me

giving a fuck

Times

Bring the dead to your door; we won’t take it anymore

s.e. smith is a Northern California-based writer who has appeared in The Guardian, Rolling Stone, Esquire, Bitch Magazine, and numerous other fine publications.