activistlivingwithpessimists
Don’t be seduced into thinking that that which does not make a profit is without value.
Arthur Miller (via wordsnquotes)
Don’t assume, ask. Be kind. Tell the truth. Don’t say anything you can’t stand behind fully. Have integrity. Tell people how you feel.
Warsan Shire. (via ajeebinsaan)

La Sagrada Familia,

Barcelona, Spain.

I was at la sagrada familia church and there was free wifi. And everyone was so focused on their smart phones. Call me old fashioned but I found it rude af. You’re in a magnificent place, a holy place and you stare at your phone the whole time. C’mon now.

"Reverse racism"

pax-arabica:

Hamas has announced the capture of a high ranking Israeli officer near Rafah.

According to the sources, after the ceasefire was declared, a group of Israeli soldiers moved 2.5 kilometers into Rafah at around 2 am this morning. Hamas forced were waiting in ambush, causing the…

If you refuse to let your own suffering lie upon you even for an hour, and if you constantly try to prevent and forestall all possible distress way ahead of time; if you experience suffering and displeasure as evil, hateful, worthy of annihilation, and as a defect of existence, then it is clear that you harbour in your heart the religion of comfortableness. How little you know of human happiness, you comfortable people, for happiness and unhappiness are sisters, and even twins that either grow up together, or as in your case, remain small together.
Friedrich Nietzsche, The Gay Science (via requiemforthepast)
I think there are people that have very addictive personalities.
Willie Aames (via kushandwizdom)

dollsofbeauty:

youngblackandvegan:

president of the carefree black girls

Her hair

Tunnels were used in the Warsaw Ghetto to smuggle food and weapons. They were also used by the Vietnamese when the US bombed them to pieces. Why are people so surprised that when you cage people in or bomb them, that they seek refuge underground?
Diana Buttu (via socialismartnature)