Former Vermont governor Howard Dean has announced a new initiative from his...– The next big target for liberals: State legislatures (via diadoumenos) Right on
What people don’t understand is when we say “Teach men not to rape,” we’re not...– Kalitena on Facebook (via oldloveinyoungbodies)
"If Americans snacked only occasionally, and in... →
At some point we should stop litigating the basic question of whether climate...– Climate change: Global warming is a fact
snowpetrel: i was babysitting a little boy and girl once and the boy asked me if i had a boyfriend and i said “no!! but i have a girlfriend!” and he said “like a friend thats a girl?” and i said “no like a boyfriend but they’re a girl instead of a boy! we still do couple things but we’re just both girls” and he said, without missing a beat, “oh ok! are you gonna marry her?” like it’s literally...
NY TIMES EDITORIAL: "There is no meaningful... →
kelsium: I am honestly, or at least I was until I started typing this, sitting here with my head in my hands because oh my fucking god, we are never going to get equal access to reproductive health care and we are never going to get comprehensive sex education. Never. People think that using the word “vagina” to talk about actual vaginas is offensive. SPELL CHECK STILL THINKS THAT “VAGINAS” IS...
Billionaire who gave millions to Newt Gingrich's... →
In Clinton’s nearly hour-long question and answer session, she reflected on her...– Clinton Tells Young Women Leaders to Keep ‘Pushing at that Glass Ceiling’ - ABC News (via apsies) Looking forward to the second President Clinton.
So the Republican electoral strategy is, in effect, a gigantic con game: it...– PAUL KRUGMAN, in the New York Times, “This Republican Economy”
Republicans are INSANELY jealous and bitter:... →
ryking: Haters gonna hate.
It seems like ages ago, but it was just last September when the president...– The road not taken The GOP: Keeping millions unemployed in order to put one man out of work.
There’s no alternative but to resurrect Glass-Steagall as a whole. Even then,...– Robert Reich, Why Obama Should be Attacking Casino Capitalism — Both Romney’s Bain and JPMorgan.”
Shakespeare: "Never play with the feelings of others because you may win the game but the risk is that you will surely lose the person for a lifetime.
Napoleon: "The world suffers a lot. Not because of the violence of bad people, but because of the silence of good people.
Einstein: "I am thankful to all those who said NO to me, because of them I did it myself"
Mahatma Gandhi: "The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong"
Dr. Seuss: "Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened."
BLOGGING via TYPEWRITER.: Help one of my students... →
inothernews: Fellow Tumblrers — please feel free to help Ray and his students out, if you can! detroitsomething: Dear followers, teachers, and the Tumblr #education community, My name is Ray Stoeser and I am a second year English teacher at Crockett Technical High School in Detroit, MI. This…