Oh, there's a reason.
apdt: when people say stereotypes exist for a reason It’s because bigots have a limited imagination.
People of color have to learn white culture for survival. White people learn...– Sara David (via fatwasandfanboys) or to appear ‘well-rounded’ or ‘spiritual’ or ‘authentic’ or ‘enlightened’ or ‘hip’ or ‘radical’ (via theanimalnamesofplants) Somebody totally forgot ‘curiosity’. Oh, yeah, and every other motivation that you can imagine, because skin does not define...
Petition author: Drug czar’s hemp warning ‘like... →
sinidentidades: In a recent response to a White House petition, President Barack Obama’s drug czar warned of danger in the domestic production of industrial hemp, drawing a stunned reaction from the petition’s author, who said on Wednesday that it was “like getting hit in the head with a hammer.” The claim by former Seattle Police Chief Gil Kerlikowske, his second response to a...
dank-potion: joshishollywood: People really like to excuse their actions on the internet with “it’s just the internet” but quite frankly I think that the way that you act when you genuinely believe your actions are of no consequence says much, much more about you than you might be willing to reveal to others Okay, so this is a real truth bomb.
I'm so glad I quit smoking cigarettes.
Harper government muzzling Canadian scientists?
governmentofcanada: Media liaison staffers have been sent to an international polar conference in Montreal to shadow Canadian government scientists during interviews, in what critics are calling the latest example of extreme information control by the Harper Conservatives. Hundreds of researchers from around the globe arrived in Montreal this week to attend the International Polar Year...
The Assault on Food →
baseballlibertarian: I don’t want the government regulating anything even our food. What the government tells us usually isn’t for our own good. They tell us what to do in their best interest, our diet is no different. The free market can regulate food and food safety much better, more efficiently, and with more accountability than any government agency. by John Stossel Instinct tells us...
Diabetic Defies State-Approved Diet; State... →
The North Carolina Board of Dietetics/Nutrition is threatening to send a blogger to jail for recounting publicly his battle against diabetes and encouraging others to follow his lifestyle…. When he was hospitalized with diabetes in February 2009, he decided to avoid the fate of his grandmother, who eventually died of the disease. He embraced the low-carb, high-protein Paleo diet, also known as...
What PoC are demanding of whites
brazenbitch: Check their privilege, and own up to their whiteness. Don’t apologize for being white. We aren’t looking for sympathy, and we aren’t looking to shame you. We need whites to understand how their whiteness impacts PoC. Although you yourself have not committed the crimes of your ancestors or fellow white scum, you are all connected through your whiteness and benefit from that system...
Well it's about time. Diablo III open beta. →
Anonymous asked: "You are a man" now say that in...
antisocial-socialist: face-down-asgard-up: fuckyeahgenderstudies: Poor men :’((((( “men are not idiots.” Yes we are… Speak for yourself… (:
I need feminism
whoneedsfeminism: Because my husband is allowed to be behind a cannon in the U.S. military and I am not. Right, because generation after generation of men suffering from the haunting guilt of having murdered for profit just is not enough. We want a society born from the wombs of murderers! That will be AWESOME!!!! Maybe we can eradicate compassion and love altogether!!! YAY!!!!!
You expected to be sad in the fall. Part of you died each year when the leaves...– Ernest Hemingway (via portionsofeternity) This describes my boyfriend perfectly. (via mashkwi) Apparently she knows me well.
This one time, I forgot to take my race card and I...
Oh my god I almost choked to death….
You found it unacceptable that they were killing our freedom, our democracy, our...– Emi Christoulas (via Democracy Now), daughter of Dimitris Christoulas, “the 77-year-old retired pharmacist who shot and killed himself near the Greek Parliament building last week after writing a note that blamed his suicide on the economic crisis”, speaking at his funeral. (via warriorsrise)
I learned about the American-led sanctions that prevented food, medicine, and...– Tarek Mehanna’s Sentencing Statement (via becauseithinktoomuch)
Eight Things White Parents Should Teach About... →
ladyatheist: deliciouskaek: wtfwhiteprivilege: 1) Black People and White people are different but that doesn’t mean one is better than the other 2) If you don’t know something about Black people ask a lot of them. Your Black friends don’t speak for all Black people. Click the link for the rest! What do you think? 3) White People as a group have done terrible things to Blacks in this...