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U.N. climate report was censored

Keep walking past the earthly conflagration, folks. There’s nothing to see here.

When the latest installment of the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report… 332 more words

Climate & Energy

Is This What We Have Chosen?

Have we tailored the news to suit us?

For example, would we rather learn about Kim and Kanye’s lovelife, or about major political issues that could potentially change the way we live our day to day lives. 479 more words

The Grapes of Wrath - John Steinbeck

“The Pulitzer Prize-winning epic of the Great Depression, a book that galvanized—and sometimes outraged—millions of readers.”

First published in 1939, Steinbeck’s Pulitzer Prize-winning epic of the Great Depression chronicles the Dust Bowl migration of the 1930s and tells the story of one Oklahoma farm family, the Joads-driven from their homestead and forced to travel west to the promised land of California. 260 more words

Brave New World - Aldous Huxley

“Brave New World (1932) is one of the most bewitching and insidious works of literature ever written.”

Aldous Huxley is rightly considered a prophetic genius and one of the most important literary and philosophical voices of the 20th Century, and Brave New World is his masterpiece. 118 more words

Animal Farm - George Orwell

Completed in 1943, Orwell found that no publisher would print the book, due to its criticism of the U.S.S.R., an important ally of Britain in the War.  88 more words

Delete

I’m censored and trapped. I can’t do anything, write anything, say anything, without it having to go through a rigorous “is this acceptable? what consequences will this cause?” So I shut up and keep quite and don’t say a thing. 19 more words

Silencing Miley

Created in Photoshop.

As somebody who is (and has been for a long time) on the pro-Miley team, I’m pretty disturbed by the amount of slut shaming that is aimed at her.   127 more words