jeffrey-bishku-aykul

I'm a remix culture enthusiast with a passion for the news and hip-hop. Born in 1989, I've visited every state except Hawaii and spent the last four years studying in Canada. Following a stint washing dishes as an illegal worker in a Montreal restaurant, I'm now trying to figure out how to become a YouTube star at my home in Chicago.

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We’ve Got Issues: A Weekly News & Politics Column

Barack Obama makes sense on Trayvon. Graphic warnings on cigarettes are coming to a store near you. The pope wore a black sombrero in Mexico. And Facebook attempts to corner the market on the word ‘book.’

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We’ve Got Issues: A Weekly News & Politics Column

AIPAC gets Occupied by activists in Washington DC. Mitt Romney will probably win Super Tuesday – at least we hope so. Dover Air Base does terrible things with 9/11 remains. And Rush Limbaugh… there are no words.

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We’ve Got Issues: Sex Week Edition

An all-male Congressional panel debates birth control, women everywhere cringe. Oklahoma attempts to give rights to fetuses. Asexuals get a day in the sun. And research proves religion + politics = teen pregnancy.

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We’ve Got Issues: A Weekly News & Politics Column

Protesters take Moscow for a third month of rallies against Putin. Prop 8 is overturned in California. Russia and China veto a resolution on Syria at the Security Council. And the education gap between rich and poor is widening even more in the US.

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Love to be Legal in California

San Francisco’s 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals declared Proposition 8 unconstitutional on Tuesday. YAY!

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We’ve Got Issues: A Weekly News & Politics Column

The economy is up and the bonuses of Goldman Sachs execs are down. (Yippee!) Susan G Komen sells out women for right-wing money, but then changes its mind. And Facebook needs to make money, which we will all suffer for.

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We’ve Got Issues: A Weekly News & Politics Column

A new documentary may make Chinese artist/activist Ai Weiwei a household name. Protesters celebrate one year in Tahrir Square. Spotify ads really suck when you’re trying to dance. And Newt Gingrich also comes under fire for campaign finance.