Then there was Banksy, who proved that all you really needed to make it as an...– one of the truest things i’ve read about banksy (via skuboglesby) everyone thinks Banksy is so edgy and rebellious because he has been chased by a lazy cop once or twice try being Ai Wei Wei who made art about the Chinese government coverup of the deaths of elementary school kids in an earthquake...
Trayvon Martin's parents launch fund to fight... →
sinidentidades: The parents of Trayvon Martin have launched a website and a political action committee aimed at fighting the proliferation of stand-your-ground laws. Change For Trayvon will collect funds to be “distributed to candidates, elected officials and efforts which support the mission of … revising stand-your-ground laws across the nation to ensure there is judicial or prosecutorial...
Fuck Hamas. Fuck Israel. Fuck Fatah. Fuck UN. Fuck UNWRA. Fuck USA! We, the...– ReadyOkayGo: Gaza Youth’s Manifesto for Change (via stay-human)
Don’t try to use what you learn from Buddhism to be a Buddhist; use it to be a...– Dalai Lama (via yogachocolatelove)
Students learn of secret cuts to Pell Grants →
brosephstalin: Sorry, college students. President Obama hascutyour access toPell Grantsby 33%; he just forgot to mention it before Election Day. During the recent campaign,President Obama claimed credit for increasing funding to the Pell Grant program, which provides college funds, free from repayment, to millions of students. However, an email sent out Tuesday to some Dallas college students...
"We don't hate you because you're [insert group...
genderbitch: I’m going to call bullshit on this. Every time. But it’s a lot more complex than LOL NO, IT’S CUZ YOU HATE TRANS PEOPLE OR ETC First, let’s be honest here, it isn’t always or even super often hate. Sometimes it’s fear built from stereotypes and dehumanization. Sometimes it’s neglect and apathy for even the basic human existence and basic health of people you oppress built from...
imaginefucking: Imagine fucking Steve Buscemi.
How far have you walked for men who’ve never held your feet in their laps?– Warsan Shire (via foxxyleopatra)
petraunique: Wilco - Jesus, Etc.
dastardlyinfection: In a racist society, racism is the default position In a sexist society, sexism is the default position In a transphobic society, transphobia is the default position If you are white/male/cis and you do nothing to address your privilege, you are racist/sexist/transphobic by default The same goes for ableism/sizeism/heterosexism. If you are of an oppressive class, you are...
People will kill you over time, and how they’ll kill you is with tiny, harmless...– Dylan Moran (via closedforprayer)
milkgoat: im VERY punk rock I will fight you and smoke a drug
The Vegan Quinoa "Superfood" Demand is Destroying... →
girljanitor: I actually kind of felt like this deserved a post on its own because I think not many people realize that the demand for quinoa, which provides a ridiculously expensive source of all the essential amino acids and central to the “new” vegan diet, is causing near anarchy in Bolivia as the prices get driven up and up. According to one farmer quoted in the story, “Quinoa was always...
tolstory: yo consent is important you gotta ask the cutie before you touch the booty
ihaveabsolutelynoidea: “my favorite poet is robert frost”
Palestinians have no army, no navy, no air force. This is not war, this is...– (via refuse-to-compromise)
wretchedoftheearth: guydeboring: Remember remember a scrub is a guy who thinks he’s fine and is also known as a buster. Always talking about occupy and wearing his Fawkes mask