This never fails to astound me.
I feel like Ree Drummond is the living sequel to “The Help”.(via glossylalia)
As long as they are all cis, straight, and white right?
White women will always scream for female representation as long as it that representation looks only like them.
But when brown people tried to audition for the Hobbit, they were told no brown people.
Wasnt no fuckin diversity in LOTR
but why would they be in a theater for 9 hours
fucking long ass movies
I got so much hate for these whitebread movies and even more for the books
Remembering the unvarnished truth of Mandela’s words means refusing to let anybody sanitize his legacy. As the United States attempts to piggyback on Mandela’s revolutionary spirit, never forget that it was the CIA who helped jail him for 28 years. His sentiments toward our imperialist government reflect what our government remorselessly tries to keep we citizens from seeing, that indeed ”…the United States now feels that they are the only superpower in the world and they can do what they like" regardless of who we harm in the process.
Here are a few more quotes we are unlikely to see in the mainstream press:
The Twitter Mandela Hall Of Shame
truth doesn’t forget
|—||―Nelson Mandela (via 2brwngrls)|
|—||Nelson Mandela (via maarnayeri)|
"I tend to be cynical about a lot of things, but Maya Angelou is somebody that no matter how much I pick her apart, she still has integrity. She was a victim of incest and rape, and she worked as a stripper. And now she’s a literary icon and Nobel Laureate. It goes to show that life is cumulative, and you can’t devalue any type of experience."
|—||Miya Jan, a 28-year-old farmer who found the the burning frame of his cousin’s blue pickup truck after a U.S. drone strike in Afghanistan. Inside, he said, he recognized the mangled remains of his brother, his brother’s wife and their 18-month-old son. Jan and other villagers say 14 people were killed in the attack; U.S. and Afghan officials place the toll at 11. | Afghans describe relatives’ deaths in recent U.S. drone strike (via fuckyeahsouthasia)|
Police said they wouldn’t “disperse.” “We tried to tell them that we were waiting for the bus. We weren’t catching a city bus, we were catching a yellow bus. He didn’t care. He arrested us anyways.”
posted on December 2, 2013 at 2:14pm EST