July 24, 2014

themillionlivesofgilgamesofuruk:

gang0fwolves:

atane:

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and no one is surprised

Water is also wet.

'How dare you steal our names'

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I’m fucking dying at that line.

July 23, 2014

themillionlivesofgilgamesofuruk:

gohoneycocolove:

What Really Happened in the Congo: Belgium’s ‘Heart of Darkness’

Leopold famously said when he was forced to hand over the Congo Free State to the Belgian nation: “I will give them my Congo but they have no right to know what I have done there,” and proceeded to burn archives.

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/belgium-confronts-its-heart-of-darkness-6151923.html

Did y’all know about this?

It never ended. We’re still being exploited and murdered and mutilated and raped and the global community, for all it’s talk of how all people should be safe, continues to turn a blind eye to us. Because, it benefits directly from our exploitation and it has no reason to stop doing so. Because, we’re not people.

July 20, 2014

Going through my books like

Oh wow that book on pigeon anatomy! I was looking for this!

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Oh hey Audubon’s Illustrated Birds of North America!

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… wow did I really buy this enormous book on the birds of the world?

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*Like eight books later* ‘… I guess I never really gave up on studying ornithology…’