Black Looks - Including an African LGBTIQ+ Archive

Assault on Dissent, Love Football, Social Movements, South Africa

Chomsky Allstars – ‘The Beautiful Gain’ WC2010 Anthem

Instead of the banal rainbow “we are all happy bunnies” lyrics of Waving Flags[ sung by formerly conscious rapper K’naan], The Chomsky Allstars, “The Beautiful Gain” spotlights the disruption and displacement caused by The World Cup across South Africa

Tin Town – The story Behind The Beautiful Gain –

Tin Town – V.2 from Barefoot Workshops on Vimeo.

The full version of the track can be purchased from: or the usual digital outlets, with a proportion of the song’s proceeds
being donated to South Africa’s anti-eviction campaigners.