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Steepest Rent Increases in America? SEATTLE!

Destroying affordable housing to build luxury condos for the rich isn’t working. Incentive zoning isn’t working. Passing resolutions stating intent to act isn’t working. Handwringing isn’t working. 168 more words

Classism

South West trains to offer working class seating

Rail operator South West Trains is to introduce new “working class” tickets from 2017, as part of a drive to provide more affordable travel at the cost of comfort and dignity. 275 more words

News

one step to the right, one step back...

I saw what would have made a great picture today, of construction workers, of bent backs and calcified boredom and dust and white hats and the great distance between the classes – but then I smiled to myself, for I thought who hasn’t already seen that photograph – the great black and whites of the working class from the ’50’s or ’60’s – and so for me to take that picture again would be so post-modern ironic cliche that no one, when they looked at it, would see anything. 688 more words

Review: Swet Shop Boys EP

Verdict: 3/5

Forget A$AP Rocky, Himanshu “Heems” Suri has been the most interesting figure in the New York rap scene since he burst onto the scene with his group Das Racist in 2010. 303 more words

Music

Youth in Transition

I hate the use of computer analogies
to describe the human brain.

We are not machines.

Computers do not have minds.

Science would have to build… 418 more words

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It's a New Day, It's a New Dawn

It’s a new life for me and I’m feeling goooooooooooooooooood.

Hello darlings, I have completed my time as a corporate coffee jockey for the foreseeable future. 381 more words

Today's gratitude

I am easily annoyed by people who I think are not as smart as me. This anger is fueled even more if they are in positions of less power than me. 138 more words