Bay Area Intifada Looking For Contributors !

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This is the picture at the entrance of the Palestinian Consulate in Mexico. It features Emiliano Zapata and Abd al-Qadir al-Husayni. The arabic is translated to: Long live Zapata – hero of the Mexican revolution – 1915 Long live Abd al Kader al Husseini – hero of the Palestinian revolution – 1948

Greetings Peoples!

Bay Area Intifada (BAI) is currently looking for local, national and international contributors! We’re primarily looking for people of color, but are not entirely exclusive. White folk with needed skills and a proven track record of real solidarity with communities of color are also welcome to inquire about joining the BAI media project.

If you’re not familiar with BAI’s work please check us out on Facebook: HERE , Twitter: HERE, and check the WordPress: Here

[If you have other creative ways you feel you could support/contribute, be sure to let us know]

Contributor Positions:

Facebook Admins:

  • Posting regular relevant content (1 post per day/ 7 per week minimum)
  • Help flush out racists/ clean out racist and inappropriate comments from threads/ troll defense
  • Help invite people to follow page
  • Scan for / Post Relevant Events: Workshops, Talks, Conferences, Rallies, Actions etc

Twitter Admins:

  • Posting regular relevant content (1 post per day/ 7 per week minimum)

Writers:

  • Bloggers: write your take on current events with some bite ( One piece every month minimum )
  • Write theoretical and analytical pieces ( One piece every 2 months minimum )
  • Investigative (Open to discussion)
  • Conduct Interviews ( One interview every month minimum )
  • Pitch us ideas, we’re flexible (and can possibly help you through the process)

Translators:

  • Translate when needed ( Irregular )

Graphics:

  • Help make original graphics, memes, infographics
  • WE ARE CURRENTLY LOOKING FOR AN ARTIST TO MAKE BAI AN ORIGINAL LOGO, BANNER & EMBLEM (artists will be given credit and if we can raise funds- possibly $)

Photographers:

  • Write / Post Photo Essays
  • Copwatch
  • Protest
  • Relevant stock photos
  • w/e be creative

Videographers:

  • Film demonstrations
  • Copwatch
  • Film Talks , Panels, Conferences
  • Make documentaries
  • Promotional videos for relevant campaigns
  • Make politically artistic films
  • Conduct interviews

Film Editors (Urgent Need):

  • Editors for documentaries, short films, short media reports

[Side Note: We have tons of footage from around the world waiting for editors to slice]

We are always happy to accept submissions. Please email us: bayareaintifada@riseup.net

If you have published materials you would like us to share through our network please contact us via facebook for a quicker response time.

HOW BAI CAN HELP YOU:

BAI is very interested in helping develop new writers and critical thinkers. If you are new or just need some pointers (and won’t be upset with criticism) , please feel free to email us, or contact us through facebook (obviously not safe).

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