31st August 2014 20:37
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► reblogged from blackmagicalgirlmisandry (originally nativeamericannews)

nativeamericannews:

Hunger Games on the Rez: Filmmakers Plan Dystopian Pine Ridge Drama

It’s 2085 on Pine Ridge. The reservation has been quarantined and borders guarded by the military for 30 years. Sparked by the ramifications of the Keystone XL pipeline, the war between the government and the insurgency lasted for eight years and resulted in the dystopian setting that provides the background for “The People,” the inaugural project from Indigene Studios.

31st August 2014 20:36
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► reblogged from blackmagicalgirlmisandry (originally knowhomo)

knowhomo:

LGBTQ* Military Stories (That Will Warm Your Heart)

I only met one other homosexual in the army. That was in Le Havre in 1917. We was on the boat coming home. I don’t know how these things work, whether it’s through conversation, or whether it’s the attitude of the individual concerned, but we seemed to come together, see. All of a sudden his arm was round my neck and this, that and the other, and then, of course, one thing led to another. And that was Phil, my affair that I had for seven years. When I come out of the army we stuck together. I was living at the time in Ilford. I rejoined the army in 1920, then I went out to Germany. I was living with Phil at the time and I saw him when I came home on leave and we kept a flat together. I was in the army because the army was my life at that period. He was somebody just like a wife to come home to…

… I don’t think our friends or family knew, yet they had a very good suspicion. Phil and I often talked about it, only he said, well, he says, as long as we love each other, what’s it to do with other people? And that was the true situation.

Text: First person account as told by Gerald, born 1892, Norfolk, England.  Excerpted from Between the Acts: Lives of Homosexual Men 1885-1967, Jeffrey Weeks and Kevin Porter (eds)

(story found thanks to: www.woolfandwilde.com)

29th August 2014 14:15
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► reblogged from yalesappho (originally hbcreative)

thebriskconvergence:

Amazing.

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hbcreative:

#FERGUSON

     I won’t soon forget the events that took place in #ferguson…will you?

29th August 2014 14:12
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► reblogged from yalesappho (originally sugaryumyum)

sugaryumyum:

Argentina: doing it right. After passing a groundbreaking gender identity law on Wednesday, Argentina, which became the first Latin American country to legalize same-sex marriage, now leads the entire world when it comes to trans rights.

The new law, which was passed by 55-0 and is expected to be signed by president Cristina Fernandez, grants trans people the right to legally change their gender identity without having to get approval from doctors or judges–and, importantly, without having to change their bodies at all first. Not having a valid ID that matches your gender identity is a huge barrier to access to education, employment, health care, you name it. As Kalym Sori, an Argentinian trans man said, “This is why the law of identity is so important. It opens the door to the rest of our rights.”

29th August 2014 14:07
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► reblogged from biologizeable (originally gaydicks420)

gaydicks420:

verygaygirlfriendfoxmulder:

gaydicks420:

gaydicks420:

new aesthetic: surreal pop punk

your shorts are glowing and are made of a material not known to this world. your vans die and regenerate every night. every band does covers of gregorian chants. your bangs extend into infinity.

fall out void

abandon your mortal form and ascend to a higher plane! at the disco

29th August 2014 13:59
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► reblogged from caterinasforzas (originally narcolepticnarcissus)

narcolepticnarcissus:

I’ll just leave this here… 

29th August 2014 13:57
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► reblogged from yalesappho (originally thoughtsofablackgirl)

thoughtsofablackgirl:

"Love In the Time of Tear Gas."  Picture from Ferguson

3rd August 2014 21:12
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► reblogged from blackmagicalgirlmisandry (originally soulrevision)

halotharfroggies:

soulrevision:

URGENT WATER NOTICE:

Residents Of Toledo Are Urged NOT To Drink Or Boil Water, Water Contains Algal Toxins. Boiling the water in Toledo will NOT destroy the toxins, it will increase the concentration of toxins in the water. Do not give any water to your pets or livestock. If you live in Toledo, Ohio and need water, call 734-997-7500 to see if they still have some available for delivery.

Please share with friends and family that live in Toledo, OH.

For more info about the official notice from city officials, go here: 

Just to show the urgency, my town is about 30-40 minutes away from Toledo by car. We were flooded by Lucas County citizens buying up our water, and with just cause.

IF YOU ARE IN LUCAS COUNTY, DO NOT DRINK THE WATER. DIAL THE NUMBER ABOVE, AND IF ALL ELSE FAILS, PLEASE OBTAIN YOUR WATER FROM OTHER SOURCES.

3rd August 2014 21:05
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► reblogged from misandryad (originally kamukurahime)
3rd August 2014 21:05
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► reblogged from beatonna (originally beatonna)

beatonna:

so many birthdays 

3rd August 2014 21:01
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► reblogged from ichthyologist (originally ichthyologist)

ichthyologist:

Manta Rays at Cleaning Station

Due to their large size, manta rays are easy hosts for parasites. The rays have been observed to visit cleaning stations in coral reefs. These open areas are inhabited by a number of smaller fish species which pick parasites off of the ray’s body and gill slits. This relationship is an example of mutualistic symbiosis as the cleaners get an easy meal while the mantas get their parasites removed.

Boris Bialek on Flickr

3rd August 2014 20:59
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► reblogged from warcrimenancydrew (originally lesbianspaceprincex)

lesbianspaceprincex:

i know it’s late and most of you are probably already asleep on this Monday night but alas, here is my first gifset! i thought it was about time to do a Lesbian Space Princex Look to match my URL and here it is!

27th July 2014 11:50
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► reblogged from glassn (originally dhrupad)

dhrupad:

Do Bigha Zamin (1953)