April 23, 2014 || 85 notes

warcrimenancydrew:

the supreme court just upheld a michigan constitutional amendment banning affirmative action (or as they mischaracterize it, “racial preferences”) in state universities.

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April 22, 2014 || 255,221 notes

pridefulvanity:

next time someone tells you Muslim countries oppress women, let them know Pakistan, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Turkey, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, and Senegal have all had female Presidents or Prime Ministers and 1/3rd of Egypt’s parliament is female but the US has yet to even have a female vice president and can’t say “vagina” when discussing female reproductive rights

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April 19, 2014 || 5,810 notes

"I think the average guy thinks they’re pro-woman, just because they think they’re a nice guy and someone has told them that they’re awesome. But the truth is far from it. Unless you are actively, consciously working against the gravitational pull of the culture, you will predictably, thematically, create these sort of fucked-up representations."

— Junot Diaz (via luciaferr)

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April 19, 2014 || 3,298 notes

travelingcolors:

Aerial shots of New York City | New York (by Keith Sherwood)

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April 18, 2014 || 88,596 notes

grrspit:

rocprinceray:

White People: - “Black people are always pulling the race card!”

Every time I see Shanesha Taylor’s mugshot my heart breaks into pieces.

grrspit:

rocprinceray:

White People: - “Black people are always pulling the race card!”

Every time I see Shanesha Taylor’s mugshot my heart breaks into pieces.

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April 17, 2014 || 45,114 notes

golddustmotherfucker:

YOU. GUYS.

golddustmotherfucker:

YOU. GUYS.

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April 17, 2014 || 1,339 notes

fastcompany:

Forget The Penthouse, This Drone Has the Best Views Of NYC

Despite all the hype surrounding drones (rumors that Amazon will be unleashing a drone delivery service among them), “drones are not what they seem to people who haven’t played around with them,” Slavin says. “They’re just remote controlled quadcopters.”

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April 17, 2014 || 1,967 notes

raku-taro:

Made by Shiratori Yurie

http://shiratoriyurie.com/

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April 17, 2014 || 43 notes

thenewrepublic:

Today Michael Bloomberg announced a $50million initiative to rival the NRA. Read Alec MacGillis’ brilliant cover story to understand why it could change your life.

thenewrepublic:

Today Michael Bloomberg announced a $50million initiative to rival the NRA. Read Alec MacGillis’ brilliant cover story to understand why it could change your life.

April 17, 2014 || 11,099 notes

collections that are raw as fuck ➝ ezra s/s 2014

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April 16, 2014 || 17,250 notes

"But some people can’t tell where it hurts. They can’t calm down. They can’t ever stop howling."

— Margaret Atwood (via armsoreal)

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April 16, 2014 || 1,033 notes

mlb:

Yeah, he’s that slick. Robbie Cano can turn booted ground balls into smooth double plays.

mlb:

Yeah, he’s that slick. Robbie Cano can turn booted ground balls into smooth double plays.

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April 16, 2014 || 5,662 notes

kateoplis:

Under a Blood Red Sky

If you missed this last night, you still get three more chances: Oct 8, April 4 and Sept 28 of next year. Miss those, and you’ll have to wait until 2032.

(via buzzfeed)