I’m up to my ears in unwritten words.

J.D. Salinger, excerpt from a letter to Jean Miller (via larmoyante)

alexandraelle:

not perfect, not easy. 
but looking at this photo, months later, reminded me why and how I fell in love with this man. this relationship is not all sunshine and roses— but our hearts employ a good love.

alexandraelle:

not perfect, not easy.
but looking at this photo, months later, reminded me why and how I fell in love with this man. this relationship is not all sunshine and roses— but our hearts employ a good love.

vivalalexii:

i love seeing black girls/women give each other compliments & genuinely lifting each other up on here because you barely see it on any other social network

socialjusticekoolaid:



CNN has obtained a video, taken shortly after Michael Brown was shot, that shows a contractor who had been working near the shooting site describing the incident in a manner that matches other eyewitness testimony—raising his arms and shouting “man, he was going like this,” as if to suggest that Brown had adopted a posture of surrender before he died.




Two contractors are shown in the video, and both have spoken to CNN; one also spoke previously to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and one to Fox affiliate KTVI. The individual who is shouting and raising his arms in in the video told CNN that “the cop didn’t say get on the ground. He just kept shooting.” The other said that he saw officer Darren Wilson “chasing” Brown, that Wilson fired a shot at Brown while Brown’s back was turned, and that Brown raised his hands before he died, though it’s not clear at what point the witness saw Brown’s hands raised. (For what it’s worth, it seems like the worker who spoke to KTVI is the one wearing a pink shirt in the video and that the worker who spoke to the Post-Dispatch is wearing a green shirt.)




The CNN account notes that the workers are not from Ferguson and did not know the Brown family—a detail that could increase their perceived objectivity vis a vis witnesses from Brown’s neighborhood.


33 Days since Mike Brown’s murder, and his killer, Darren Wilson, is still a free man. How much more evidence is needed to make a fucking arrest?!  #farfromover #staywoke #ArrestDarrenWilson 
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socialjusticekoolaid:



CNN has obtained a video, taken shortly after Michael Brown was shot, that shows a contractor who had been working near the shooting site describing the incident in a manner that matches other eyewitness testimony—raising his arms and shouting “man, he was going like this,” as if to suggest that Brown had adopted a posture of surrender before he died.




Two contractors are shown in the video, and both have spoken to CNN; one also spoke previously to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and one to Fox affiliate KTVI. The individual who is shouting and raising his arms in in the video told CNN that “the cop didn’t say get on the ground. He just kept shooting.” The other said that he saw officer Darren Wilson “chasing” Brown, that Wilson fired a shot at Brown while Brown’s back was turned, and that Brown raised his hands before he died, though it’s not clear at what point the witness saw Brown’s hands raised. (For what it’s worth, it seems like the worker who spoke to KTVI is the one wearing a pink shirt in the video and that the worker who spoke to the Post-Dispatch is wearing a green shirt.)




The CNN account notes that the workers are not from Ferguson and did not know the Brown family—a detail that could increase their perceived objectivity vis a vis witnesses from Brown’s neighborhood.


33 Days since Mike Brown’s murder, and his killer, Darren Wilson, is still a free man. How much more evidence is needed to make a fucking arrest?!  #farfromover #staywoke #ArrestDarrenWilson 
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socialjusticekoolaid:

CNN has obtained a video, taken shortly after Michael Brown was shot, that shows a contractor who had been working near the shooting site describing the incident in a manner that matches other eyewitness testimony—raising his arms and shouting “man, he was going like this,” as if to suggest that Brown had adopted a posture of surrender before he died.

Two contractors are shown in the video, and both have spoken to CNN; one also spoke previously to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and one to Fox affiliate KTVI. The individual who is shouting and raising his arms in in the video told CNN that “the cop didn’t say get on the ground. He just kept shooting.” The other said that he saw officer Darren Wilson “chasing” Brown, that Wilson fired a shot at Brown while Brown’s back was turned, and that Brown raised his hands before he died, though it’s not clear at what point the witness saw Brown’s hands raised. (For what it’s worth, it seems like the worker who spoke to KTVI is the one wearing a pink shirt in the video and that the worker who spoke to the Post-Dispatch is wearing a green shirt.)

The CNN account notes that the workers are not from Ferguson and did not know the Brown family—a detail that could increase their perceived objectivity vis a vis witnesses from Brown’s neighborhood.

33 Days since Mike Brown’s murder, and his killer, Darren Wilson, is still a free man. How much more evidence is needed to make a fucking arrest?!  #farfromover #staywoke #ArrestDarrenWilson 

huffingtonpost:

Hey, White America, You Need To Hear What These Ferguson Kids Have To Say
In a new video from social justice-oriented T-shirt company FCKH8, several Ferguson children lampoon the excuses white people give to avoid getting involved in ending discrimination in America and deliver a call to action to stomp out racism.
Watch the full video and see these kids explain how racism is still a huge part of even getting an interview for a job.
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huffingtonpost:

Hey, White America, You Need To Hear What These Ferguson Kids Have To Say
In a new video from social justice-oriented T-shirt company FCKH8, several Ferguson children lampoon the excuses white people give to avoid getting involved in ending discrimination in America and deliver a call to action to stomp out racism.
Watch the full video and see these kids explain how racism is still a huge part of even getting an interview for a job.
Zoom Info
huffingtonpost:

Hey, White America, You Need To Hear What These Ferguson Kids Have To Say
In a new video from social justice-oriented T-shirt company FCKH8, several Ferguson children lampoon the excuses white people give to avoid getting involved in ending discrimination in America and deliver a call to action to stomp out racism.
Watch the full video and see these kids explain how racism is still a huge part of even getting an interview for a job.
Zoom Info
huffingtonpost:

Hey, White America, You Need To Hear What These Ferguson Kids Have To Say
In a new video from social justice-oriented T-shirt company FCKH8, several Ferguson children lampoon the excuses white people give to avoid getting involved in ending discrimination in America and deliver a call to action to stomp out racism.
Watch the full video and see these kids explain how racism is still a huge part of even getting an interview for a job.
Zoom Info
huffingtonpost:

Hey, White America, You Need To Hear What These Ferguson Kids Have To Say
In a new video from social justice-oriented T-shirt company FCKH8, several Ferguson children lampoon the excuses white people give to avoid getting involved in ending discrimination in America and deliver a call to action to stomp out racism.
Watch the full video and see these kids explain how racism is still a huge part of even getting an interview for a job.
Zoom Info
huffingtonpost:

Hey, White America, You Need To Hear What These Ferguson Kids Have To Say
In a new video from social justice-oriented T-shirt company FCKH8, several Ferguson children lampoon the excuses white people give to avoid getting involved in ending discrimination in America and deliver a call to action to stomp out racism.
Watch the full video and see these kids explain how racism is still a huge part of even getting an interview for a job.
Zoom Info
huffingtonpost:

Hey, White America, You Need To Hear What These Ferguson Kids Have To Say
In a new video from social justice-oriented T-shirt company FCKH8, several Ferguson children lampoon the excuses white people give to avoid getting involved in ending discrimination in America and deliver a call to action to stomp out racism.
Watch the full video and see these kids explain how racism is still a huge part of even getting an interview for a job.
Zoom Info
huffingtonpost:

Hey, White America, You Need To Hear What These Ferguson Kids Have To Say
In a new video from social justice-oriented T-shirt company FCKH8, several Ferguson children lampoon the excuses white people give to avoid getting involved in ending discrimination in America and deliver a call to action to stomp out racism.
Watch the full video and see these kids explain how racism is still a huge part of even getting an interview for a job.
Zoom Info
huffingtonpost:

Hey, White America, You Need To Hear What These Ferguson Kids Have To Say
In a new video from social justice-oriented T-shirt company FCKH8, several Ferguson children lampoon the excuses white people give to avoid getting involved in ending discrimination in America and deliver a call to action to stomp out racism.
Watch the full video and see these kids explain how racism is still a huge part of even getting an interview for a job.
Zoom Info

huffingtonpost:

Hey, White America, You Need To Hear What These Ferguson Kids Have To Say

In a new video from social justice-oriented T-shirt company FCKH8, several Ferguson children lampoon the excuses white people give to avoid getting involved in ending discrimination in America and deliver a call to action to stomp out racism.

Watch the full video and see these kids explain how racism is still a huge part of even getting an interview for a job.

omgmoriarty:

GUYS I DON’T THINK YOU UNDERSTAND THAT THE SHIT THAT HAPPENED IN FERGUSON IS STILL GOING ON.

I DON’T EVEN SEE ARTICLES ON THIS ANYMORE. DO NOT LOSE INTEREST JUST BECAUSE IT HAS BEEN DRAGGED OUT FOR SO LONG.

DO NOT FORGET ABOUT FERGUSON.

Thank you!!!!