If you don’t like someone’s story, write your own.– ― Chinua Achebe
If you must venture out for Black Friday sales… for God’s sake don’t get trampled on. #stampedefreezone required #HappyThanksgiving.
Life’s Hard, Web Series Gracefully Illustrates →
Issa Rae’s anecdotal, experiential comedy has pushed the online series “The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl” into a second season, and toward more mainstream outlets.
In Sudan, Give War a Chance →
An all-out civil war in Sudan may be the best way to permanently oust Omar Hassan al-Bashir and his brutal, corrupt government.
I have to get the Secret Service home in time for their new curfew.– President Barack Obama (via spinlighted) Heh. (via inothernews)
BREAKING: Kaplan becomes the 14th(!) company to... →
think-progress: Find the 13 other companies that have dropped ALEC — which include McDonalds and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation — here.
You’ve got the starving millions who are going to be the ones most affected by...– Titanic director James Cameron, on the next iceberg we’re hurtling towards: climate change. (via think-progress)
A win for social justice →
George Zimmerman charged with second degree murder for killing Trayvon Martin
José Antonio Ocampo -Candidate for President of...
Ocampo: Negotiations with Congress will be equally difficult for the next #WorldBank president whether American or not. Is Ocampo correct?
Can't stop thinking about Roger Williams
Got up this morning and can’t stop thinking about Roger Williams. You know, the theologian who came over here (America) from England in 1631. Midway through my first cup of tea, it hit me. The never-ending debate about the separation of Church and State is the reason for my thoughts. This is a good thing. At least, albeit passively, I am engaged in the debate. When the Puritans left...
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