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.
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…
This makes me like her!
Making my 2016 travel arrangements now to be at the biggest party of the century when Hillary is inaugurated…
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.
These could have easily been my students. Heartbreaking.
I need feminism because I’m still charged 5% tax on sanitary products because they’re classed as ‘non-essential’ by the government.
Above is an excerpt from ‘Personhood’ by Lauren Zuniga, which can be viewed here.
Yes I like it.
Couldn’t love this more.
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.
Shrinky-Dink Riot Grrrl DC pendant, from the Fales Riot Grrrl Collection