Chilean students 'occupy' school and run it by... →
anticapitalist: anticapitalist: Chilean students question the education system as commercial and elitist because it reproduces existing social inequities and makes them worse. But they are not just asking questions: They are practicing the kind of education they have spent years dreaming about and struggling to obtain. “If workers can manage a factory, we can manage the school,” says...
Pics or it didn't happen.
ronstormer: Iphone camera open snapping, not seeing the world around me, just hoping everyone sees. Facebook status, look at this great world we live in, pixelated, packaged and rebloggable, live-streamable, make-believable, fake-to-seeable, photoshop fixable, No ears at the concert or eyes on the scene, just snapping shots for what might turn out on the screen, self-market the world, my friends...
First and foremost, this rule includes a new equal access provision that...– HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan announces new LGBT housing discrimination protections at Creating Change « National Gay and Lesbian Task Force Blog (via sexartandpolitics)
Struggling To Be Heard: White Permission and... →
larepublicadedet: Reading this article, where the statement “nothing in this world happens unless white folk says it happens” is not only true in the entertainment industry. It overlaps into academia. I learned last year at my discipline’s national conference that reviewers can turn away…
In the last decade, Apple has become one of the mightiest, richest and most...– The New York Times, “In China, Human Costs Are Built Into an iPad” (via inothernews)
Richmond | VICE →
Richmond, Virginia, is a black hole. It is a sedative. It is gloriously lazy. It’s the easiest place in the world to do nothing and still have the best fucking time in the world. We’ve heard so many times about how LA is laid-back and how Portland and Austin are easygoing, but honestly, nobody can simply just dick around the way Richmond does.
Va. begins writing permanent regulations for... →
This right of privacy, whether it be founded in the Fourteenth Amendment’s...– Justice Blackmun, Roe v. Wade. Roe was decided 39 years ago today. (via wisconsinforward)
Acts of sabotage are very important. It is necessary to distinguish clearly...– Che Guevara (via forrestonfire)
iphysianthe: my mom’s argument against piracy is “well what if you wrote a book and one person bought it and then hundreds of people got to read it for free and you didn’t make any money!” MOTHER YOU HAVE JUST DESCRIBED LIBRARIES
5:16 PM PT: You know what question John King should have asked the guys on the...– Daily Kos :: News Community Action
Responsibility I believe accrues through privilege. People like you and me have...– Noam Chomsky (via revolutionnow)