Who gets murdered in America
The murder rate in America among black men between the ages of 20-24 is over 100 per 100,000. If this group were a country, it would be more violent than Honduras, the world’s most violent nation.
Did you know that in certain European countries it is illegal to display any sort of Nazi symbol? What the fascist white supremacist neo-Nazi scum of Germany, France, etc. have been doing is displaying the Confederate flag instead, because there is no ban on it.
So the next time someone tries to tell you that the flag of the Confederacy has nothing to do with racism, remember that actual Nazis are using it as their preferred symbol, and please remind them that they are actually pieces of literal shit.
This is what the people of Ferguson are up against and if you still don’t think that this is a big deal then you need to wake the fuck up
Shout out to Al Jazeera straight up showing a video of their reporters getting tear gassed during a live interview of the Ferguson police chief denying that they are tear gassing journalists.
the truth no longer matters. just say whatever you want. apparently
Get ‘em! John Legend stay woke.
Robin Williams & Koko, 2001
“Robin made Koko smile — something she hadn’t done for over six months, ever since her childhood gorilla companion, Michael, passed away.”
This is really fucking powerful.
one of the better political cartoons i’ve seen in a while
Oh, say can you see by the dawn’s early lightWhat so proudly we hailed at the twilight’s last gleaming
O’er the land of the free and the home of the brave? Whose broad stripes and bright stars, through the perilous fight,
O’er the ramparts we watched were so gallantly streaming?
Jackie Stewart followed by Graham Hill at the Nürburgring, 1966.