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child of the indian ocean, settler on turtle island.

Cop Who Shot Michael Brown Has A Not So Spotless Background →

badass-bharat-deafmuslim-artista:

justinspoliticalcorner:

h/t: Randa Morris at AddictingInfo.org

I grew up in St Louis after our family moved there from England. The racial segregation is really bad. Many white people in St Louis (especially in STL County) are truly racist and bigoted.

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skindeap:

absolutelyasianamerican:

Because I fear that many AsAms today are forgetting our history of solidarity with black lives and black power.  

We must not forget. 

Oh. Oh my gosh.
This brought tears to my eyes

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kawahineaihonua:

Kanehsatake: 270 Years of Resistance (Alanis Obomsawin, 1993)

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"A terrorist is called that only because he does not have the power of the State behind him – indeed, he has no State, which is why he is a terrorist. The State, at bottom, and when the chips are down, rules by means of a terror made legal."
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sharanyamanivannan:

Note to you, note to self: don’t take so long next time.

sharanyamanivannan:

Note to you, note to self: don’t take so long next time.

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sun-thief-rai:

No words. She was also with Talib who was told by police to keep his hands up or they’ll blow his brains out. And some resident protestors are exhausted with everything and saying that street medics told them they’re experiencing a subcategory of PTSD.

So.

Yeah.

I’m weary.

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superstreetfighter2turbohdremix:

i am 0% the person i was three years ago and i would probably get in a fight with 2011 me

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owning-my-truth:

Even as I fight back tears day after day since Mike Brown’s murder, I watch white people go about their days without a care, white privilege unassailable and protected by state sanctioned violence against black bodies. I see their indifference, or, alternatively, their…
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"This is another case where one of two innocent persons has to suffer for the fraud of a third. It will no doubt interest students and find its place in the textbooks."
Lord Denning, Lewis v Averay
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#law  #contract law  #lord denning  #lol  #law school  #1L  #1lproblems 

werewolfau:

At a deposition, Ferguson’s former police chief revealed that his staff did not keep records of incidents in which officers used force against citizens, so long as no one died; in other words, there was no way of telling how often incidents like Davis’ happened.

remember shit like this when they talk about how mike brown’s shooter had no disciplinary record

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Celebrities react to the Ferguson protests

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jackerlope:

"how will i explain gay couples to my children”

if you can explain to your children that an immortal man in a red suit who lives in the north pole travels around the entire world on one night every year on a sleigh carried by magical flying deer i think itll be easy enough to tell them two people are in love

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Are we really talking about justice when we continue to refer to people as “His Lordship”? #justsaying

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