Jesus was a homeless Palestinian anarchist who held protests at oppressive temples, advocated for universal health care and redistribution of wealth, before being arrested for terrorism, tortured, and executed for crimes against the state, now go ahead and explain to me why he’d vote conservative. I’ll wait.
Seeing the reactions from random white people about the whole Ferguson thing, especially the ones who are giving to a support fund for the killer, makes me not want to date any white people. It just makes me done with their bullshit. I wonder of that is a good thing…
Thirteen-year-old sensation Mo’ne Davis, who plays for Philadelphia’s Taney Dragons, has become the first Little Leaguer to grace the national cover of Sports Illustrated. The 5-foot-4 inch, 111-pound eighth grader is not only taking the Little League World Series by storm, but also she has captured the nation’s attention.
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I do not define myself by how many roadblocks have appeared on my path.
I define myself by the courage I’ve found to forge new roads.
I do not define myself by how many disappointments I’ve faced.
I define myself by the forgiveness and faith I’ve found to start again.
I do not define myself by how long a relationship lasted.
I define myself by how much I have loved, and am willing to love again.
I do not define myself by how many times I’ve been knocked down.
I define myself by how many times I’ve struggled to my feet.
I am not my pain.
I am not my past.
I am that which has emerged from the fire. — Unknown (via onlinecounsellingcollege)
It’s time for you to live your own life without worrying about the expectations of others. — Unknown (via onlinecounsellingcollege)
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I wish more people cared about the earth as much as they cared about who they believed created it. — Unknown (via juliatrotti)
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