Ramblings and Raucous Ranting

senpaibowie:

policymic:

World Cup protesters rally behind #NotGoingtoBrazil to air frustrations

Over the weekend, #NotGoingtoBrazil and #NoVoyABrasilPorque became populist hotbeds of anger and frustration at the Brazilian government. While these hashtags are certainly reminiscent of #SochiProblems, the tweets are less focused on unfinished hotels and toilet troubles and more on the underlying political and infrastructural problems that have plagued this World Cup.

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this is really powerful

Love World Cup Soccer but these raids are crimes against humanity. Venue selections (just like the Olympics) have become another corporate grab at much needed public funding. This goes so far beyond Brazil. Prayers for those lost…

christopherstreet:

This makes me like her!


Making my 2016 travel arrangements now to be at the biggest party of the century when Hillary is inaugurated…

christopherstreet:

This makes me like her!

Making my 2016 travel arrangements now to be at the biggest party of the century when Hillary is inaugurated…

seriouslyamerica:

Because she had the audacity to refuse an invitation to prom. Maren Sanchez is dead, murdered by a sixteen year old classmate who flew into a rage when Sanchez declined to be his date.

Maren Sanchez is dead, and multiple media outlets have the goddamn audacity to…

These could have easily been my students. Heartbreaking.

whoneedsfeminism:

I need feminism because I’m still charged 5% tax on sanitary products because they’re classed as ‘non-essential’ by the government. 

whoneedsfeminism:

I need feminism because I’m still charged 5% tax on sanitary products because they’re classed as ‘non-essential’ by the government. 

thisfeliciaday:

bookoisseur:

Above is an excerpt from ‘Personhood’ by Lauren Zuniga, which can  be viewed here

Yes I like it.

Couldn’t love this more.

Resoundingly YES.

lifehackable:

More Anti-Racism Hacks Here
thehumanarkle:

bookoisseur:

Yup. Pretty much.

I have never seen a political cartoon so beautifully and succinctly describe the modern Republican, and I’ve seen some good ones mind you.

thehumanarkle:

bookoisseur:

Yup. Pretty much.

I have never seen a political cartoon so beautifully and succinctly describe the modern Republican, and I’ve seen some good ones mind you.

90spunkrockfeminism:

Shrinky-Dink Riot Grrrl DC pendant, from the Fales Riot Grrrl Collection

90spunkrockfeminism:

Shrinky-Dink Riot Grrrl DC pendant, from the Fales Riot Grrrl Collection

90spunkrockfeminism:

Sleater-Kinney on the cover of ROCKRGRL, July/August 1996

Carrie #pre-portlandia

90spunkrockfeminism:

Sleater-Kinney on the cover of ROCKRGRL, July/August 1996

Carrie #pre-portlandia