This weekend, Melissa Harris-Perry did a segment on how “guns are the only...– Melissa McEwan (via katesloan) This is missing the systemic racism and bigotry behind the police shootings of African Americans that occur every 36 hours in this country. Bad people use guns to do bad things, but we must always remember to search for the true reason why Trayvon’s death...
To Gaza I did not go | Gideon Levy →
I am a little journalist who partially misappropriates his role and betrays his mission. Granted, I do run around the south, between the sites of destruction and traumatized residents. On hearing a siren I lay on the ground and cover my head with my hands, or find dubious refuge in some children’s clothes shop. I even gaze at Gaza from the highest hilltop in Sderot, but to Gaza I do not go,...
socialismartnature: SETTLER NEWS: Israel agrees to stop shooting fish in a barrel so long as fish agree to stay in barrel, starve.
Thankful For Her: What Woman Are You Grateful For... →
huffingtonpost: Have an unsung female hero in your life? Now is the chance to thank you. Tag your story of photo with #thankawoman.
The smart way to keep people passive and obedient is to strictly limit the...– Noam Chomsky (via keepyourselfaware) Hello, 2012 election.
When you view yourselves as God’s chosen people, the hilltop clouds obscure your...– The dangers of U.S. exceptionalism Because the world doesn’t have room for your pedestal and your high horse. (via theamericanbear)
It’s dark because you are trying too hard. Lightly child, lightly. Learn to do...– Aldous Huxley (via abstraktum)
A note on the election
pieceinthepuzzlehumanity: A vote for either major party is a vote for empire and permanent war. If you so choose to condone the policies and positions that facilitate empire and permanent war, I ask that you at least refuse to vote for the party of theocracy. But do not be mistaken, voting for the lesser of two evils is still voting for evil. At the end of the day, vote for what you can live...
’Slut’ is attacking women for their right to say yes. ‘Friend Zone’ is...– (via finedineonmyvegangenitalia) And “bitch” is attacking women for their right to call you on it. (via delacroix)
No nation can slave a race of people for hundreds of years, set them free...– Randall Robinson (via fernandoacoello)
I do not speak as I think, I do not think as I should, and so it all goes on in...– Franz Kafka (via abstraktum)
Misandrist Sex Tip #19
misandristsextips: As you’re seducing him, tell him in your most sultry voice exactly where you think he should shove his privilege. HAAA
oh my god
Me: Well, what about a Native American president?
Friend: When congress is fucking up, the president sends them all blankets.
The American Bear: thepeoplesrecord: Walmart... →
thepeoplesrecord: Walmart workers on strike across multiple stores October 4, 2012 Employees protesting working conditions and retaliation are flexing their organizing muscle. But the first-of-its-kind strike carries risks. Today, for the first time in Walmart’s fifty-year history,… VIVE LA REVOLUTION
Guess how often I care about the opinions of...
sociologically: Hint: It’s ZERO. holla