M.I.A & BLAQSTARR remake the song from The Wire and make an awesome video all for under $10. M.I.A. said: "cheapest video ever made , i spent $9.95 on it." M.I.A. is a source of inspiration in these financial hard times.
Marisol LeBron is Nuyorican queer activist and academic. Marisol is an honors graduate from Oberlin College (Comparative American Studies and Latin American Studies 2007), and is currently a PhD student in the Program in American Studies, Department of Social and Cultural Analysis, New York University. Marisol's research interests include citizenship studies, Latin@ cultural production, pop culture analysis, and queer of color critique. Marisol is a native New Yorker, born and raised in the Bronx.