katieisnotaladyy:

lovelykeba:

Help the fight against police brutality!

The nypd just released a memo letting their officers know that people are allowed to film them while they’re on duty. They’re not allowed to interfere with your filming in anyway. So expose the monsters that are roaming wild.

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shanellbklyn:

micdotcom:

Days after Michael Brown’s death, Ferguson looks like a war zone

A vigil held for Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager gunned down by Ferguson, Mo., police on Saturday in disputed circumstances, turned into what the media described as a riot on Monday evening.

But while national coverage has focused on the indisputably counterproductive violence and destruction committed by Ferguson residents during a moment of anguish, videos and photos taken from the scene show local police aggravating the situation as well.

Years of tension have reached a boiling point

This shit got me in tears

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thisguyknowswhatimtalkingabout:

Al Jazeera America film crew after a cop literally drove up to them, dropped tear gas, and drove away.

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aydenjfoster:

The above image is of a cop mocking the protestors.

The day we began to fear the armed men and women who vowed to protect us, was the day our country failed us.

This isn’t freedom. This is fear. 

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cognitivedissonance:

fuckyeahmarxismleninism:

Happening now in Ferguson, Missouri: Instead of following police orders to disperse, protesters get on their knees with their hands up, refuse to move, August 13, 2014.

Holy. Shit.

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This Pulitzer Prize material.  From WABE-NPR’s Jim Burress:

Stuck In The Bluff: AIDS, Heroin, and One Group’s Illegal Quest to Save Lives

"The planet does not need more successful people. The planet desperately needs more peacemakers, healers, restorers, storytellers and lovers of all kind."

— Dalai Lama (via gpyouthid)

Posted 10 months ago

Income inequality at adjacent housing in Egypt

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supcurran:

This is amazing.

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Hurricane Katrina flashback

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united-nations:

Good news this week in Gambia!

This baby is the first to be vaccinated against the virus that causes diarrhoea – one of the top killers of children under 5 – as part of a new national immunization campaign.

Check out photos from UNICEF Africa of the first babies to be immunized against the virus here: http://uni.cf/16ZQVJl

Alex K.: 45 Life Lessons, written by a 90 year old

kangalex:

1. Life isn’t fair, but it’s still good.

2. When in doubt, just take the next small step.

3. Life is too short not to enjoy it.

4. Your job won’t take care of you when you are sick. Your friends and family will.

5. Don’t buy stuff you don’t need.

6. You don’t have to win every argument. Stay…

(Source: reginabrett.com)

Posted 1 year ago