A white college student from a private college goes into a poor neighborhood and volunteers four hours a week and that’s considered exemplary. [Whereas] a poor kid who lives in that community and takes care of all the kids in that neighborhood four hours every day is not seen as a volunteer.
— Patricia Hill Collins (via ethiopienne)

Lookin’ at you, Teach For America. (via chronicallyqueer)

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havemanymonkeys:

Good to know for planning reasons, continued and updated.

Neilsen has handily revamped their lists.

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slaughterhouse90210:

“A society manufactures the heroes it requires.” ― Colson Whitehead, Zone One

slaughterhouse90210:

“A society manufactures the heroes it requires.”
― Colson Whitehead,
Zone One

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junkyardvarren:

poetic-ness:

thoughtslostandfound:

tryllvester:

Wow

LMFAO

lol what is air

too real.

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zerostigma:

I just remembered how hilarious it was to watch this shit on national television.

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@WorstMuse

Haha.  I am getting really strong Shitty Book Club feels from this post

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Anonymous said: One time i went to olive garden with my mom and she told me she was alcoholic and then the next time we went she told me that she was divorcing my dad

olivegarden:

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america-wakiewakie:

Middle-class and upper-class Brazilians suddenly care about the poor and displaced upon losing to Germany. 

america-wakiewakie:

Middle-class and upper-class Brazilians suddenly care about the poor and displaced upon losing to Germany. 

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gabifresh:

take no shit 2014

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"If you really want to be treated like a person, corporations, then guess what —  paying for things you don’t like is what it feels like to be one."

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junkyardvarren:

it is a show. about a women’s prison. 

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