Author: Ailbhe Pascal
Ailbhe Pascal is a queer witch in occupied Lenapehoking. Al founded the food justice project Fikira Bakery in 2015. They are dedicated to the food and stories that bring us together for collective liberation.
West Powelton residents -- Ardie, Kernard, Pam, and Patricia -- at the opening dedication of "Soul of the Black Bottom" mural by eL Seed. Photo by Chip Colson.

Al-Bustan: Home in a Garden

In West Philadelphia, through a hedge-lined gate, and down a few cellar stairs, there is an office for a small non-profit named Al-Bustan. “Al-Bustan” means “the garden” in Arabic, and...

Posted 24 Apr