…a screencap of the most popular comments on the Yahoo News article about Zimmerman’s arrest. Is this what a post-racial society looks like?
Fucking white people…
…I CAN’T FUCKING HANDLE WHITE PEOPLE.
I mean, honestly, I just want to fucking die.
Reading all of this just honestly made me sick to my stomach. If people can be this blindly stupid and blatantly racist, then I don’t know how the fuck they survive. Not to mention the person asking, “Is all black people this racist?” Wow.
V.I. Lenin (via iwanttheairwaves)
Is this real? Please let this be real because bootstraps
It is, indeed, real. From Lenin’s 4th “Letter from Afar” (March 12, 1917). Although the MIA translation is slightly different, “bootstraps” is there. :)
The first time I saw V for Vendetta was a few months ago, and being the overly emotional person I am, I broke out crying near the end of the movie. This was before I started having serious discussions with my sister about capitalism, constant capital and variables, the need for reform and improvement. What I gathered from the movie were mostly thoughts about how amazing it was that so many people had gathered (the point at which I started crying), how I didn’t like seeing things being blown up, or people’s faces beaten with batons, and how cruel and disgusting it was for V to put Evey through torture.
Photo of the Day: Members of the Polish opposition party Palikot’s Movement held up Guy Fawkes masks in the Sejm today to protest their government’s recent passage of the controversial Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA).
“While the NYPD maintains that they neither own nor use tear gas, some have stepped forward to confirm that they were pepper-sprayed. In at least one video, a man is violently tackled for simply talking to an officer,” - Chris Menning
Activist were peacefully protesting on their campus at University of California, Davis Quad.
Friday afternoon police showed up in riot gear to disperse the protesters by using pepper spray at point-blank range.
The officer who pepper-sprayed UC Davis students is Lt. John Pike. Give his PD a call. 530-752-1727
One Of These Things Is Not Like The Others of the Day: Hint: It’s the one with the cover story about how it’s completely okay, if not beneficial, to feel unease about future uncertainties, as opposed to, say, riot in the streets until sh*t gets done.
The educational system in one image.