Kerry Seeks Advice on Syria from Henry Kissinger on 40th Anniversary of Coup in Chile -
"So this happened. John Kerry literally met with Henry Kissinger, an architect of the coup that installed dictator Augusto Pinochet in Chile, on the 40th anniversary of said coup. For advice on what the U.S. should do regarding Syria. Oh yeah, Kissinger is also a war criminal on a massive scale, behind the mass slaughter of Vietnamese civilians and the illegal war in Laos." - Gary Lapon
Just remember that The Amazing Atheist is a guy whose misogyny got him driven out of Reddit. I’ll say that again: this is a man who displayed a level of misogyny that caused Redditors to go “you’ve crossed a line and you should leave.”
#oh my god #oh #my #god #nature is incredible
Wobbly Blogger: TYPHOON MARING IN THE PHILIPPINES -
PLEASE SIGNAL BOOST THE FUCK OUT OF THIS.
Several of my country men and women are chest-deep in flood because of Typhoon Maring’s (international name: Trami) relentless rains. The sun hasn’t come out for days in Metro Manila and we need your help.
FOR FILIPINOS AFFECTED BY THE…
(Source: patbby, via librariancommunism-deactivated2)
"Villains!" I shrieked, “dissemble no more! I admit the deed! — tear up the planks! — here, here! — it is the beating of his hideous feels!"
elektrokardiogrammatology: For those following the hunger strike in California’s prisons, this is... -
For those following the hunger strike in California’s prisons, this is a summary of their five core demands:
- End longterm solitary confinement.
- Expand and provide programs and privileges for those in solitary confinement.
- Provide adequate, sufficiently nutritional food.
The Wretched of the Earth: Can folks list some black feminist theorists? -
Who are not Audre Lorde, bell hooks, or Patricia Hill Collins. Stuff that focuses on Black women’s unique standpoint/standpoint theory?
Just off the top of my head:
The Wretched of the Earth: When white people do it, it's better -
This miley cyrus twerking thing reminds me of a time when I was talking to my white hispanic friend “S”, and we were discussing nail art.
It was freshmen year, so this was three years ago. And at the time, black girls were predominately wearing…
so in case you didn’t know, abortion is illegal in ireland. there’s this horrible pro-life group called Youth Defence whose ad campaigns are unbelievably insensitive (and cite incorrect facts) and this was their latest shock tactic.
they parked their van in front of the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre.
let me say that again
THEY PARKED THEIR VAN IN FRONT OF THE DUBLIN RAPE CRISIS CENTRE.
when confronted about it, they tweeted this:
they also deleted their first tweet (“Our driver was stuck in traffic, we wern’t parked there, more lies from pro-aborts. #loveforall”)
I FEEL PHYSICALLY SICK. you evil fucking human beings.
outside a RAPE CRISIS CENTRE.
(image source: broadsheet.ie via bob coogan)
Can we please make people aware of this? Ireland and northern Ireland needs support from all you babes!!!
not just america having these problems
yeah, wow. there is so much traffic there.
Cute for a Dark Girl: George Zimmerman trial -
"I shot him at an angle, and he sat up saying, ‘You got me.’ I had to restrain him afterwards." - Zimmerman testimony
Dr. Bao (performed the autopsy on Trayvon Martin): “There was no chance Trayvon Martin could survive or even move after that shot. It was a…
on a textual level, a female character can dress however she wants and shouldn’t be slut-shamed and hated for what she prefers to wear.
on a metatextual level, she might still have been designed with an intention to provide fanservice.
this means that criticising a design, as opposed to a character, is neither misogyny nor slut-shaming. being displeased about the way a character has been designed is not synonymous with hating her.
have i made myself clear?