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URGENT! Fat Filmmaker Being Harassed by Haters

Lindsey Averill is in the process of co-creating the documentary “Fattitude:  A Body Positive Documentary” which the kickstarter page describes as “A feature-length documentary that exposes how popular culture fosters fat prejudice, and then offers an alternative way of thinking.”  She is working to crowdfund the project and has created the Kickstarter and a trailer on YouTube and then, she told me, this happened: 502 more words

Shiloh Marie reblogged this on The Fat Word and commented:

There is a line between trolling and harassment, and this dude pole vaulted so far over it he might have broken a record in the Douchenozzle Olympics.

I’m not going to change the whole world. But if I do my part and you do yours… WE CAN.

Divine purpose. Walk in it. Stop talking.

-Inside Nianda Speaks

My Thoughts

Ethiopia: Harvesting Clean Water from the Air*

Ethiopia: Harvesting Clean Water from the Air*

Warning: You need lean air in order to do this..

After visiting Ethiopia and seeing for himself how women and children are forced to walk miles every day for water, an Italian designer and cofounder of Architecture and Vision, became determined to create a solution that would be simple, create local jobs, and provide clean water in any of these mountainous villages. 130 more words

Society

Why Are Environmental Activists Being Murdered at a Record Rate?

 breakingtheset

Published on 16 Apr 2014

Abby Martin reports on the growing number of murders of environmental activist worldwide by corporate and government entities, citing the 908 deaths reported in countries from Brazil to the Philippines. 15 more words

Politics And Political Corruption

Spin Doctors: The One Thing Anti-Choice Politicians Don't Want You To Know

So-called fetal pain laws are the latest anti-choice craze — they’ve passed state legislatures throughout the nation,  most notably in Texas, where HB 2 has forced 16 abortion clinics to shut down since September. 527 more words

Choice News

Big Brother and the Holding Company

Originally published February 2011

Turning repression into resistance 

The cold winds of political repression have begun to blow a little colder. The widening FBI probe of the anti-war and solidarity movements–launched with coordinated raids in Minneapolis and Chicago in September, 2010–attests to the expanding reach of Washington’s repressive apparatus. 4,583 more words

Activism

Rancher's Supporters Told They 'Better Have Funeral Plans'

Posted on April 11, 2014 by Tad Cronn

Clark County Commissioner Tom Collins has said that supporters of rancher Cliven Bundy, who right now is facing off with the Bureau of Land Management over grazing rights, “better have funeral plans.” 794 more words

The Matrix