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Mixed Feelings on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

People that know me will assure you that I care deeply about a lot of social justice/activism causes, whether or not they have impacted my family and me directly. 1,016 more words

Social Media Activism, Attention Whoring, "Pseudo Passion"

You know, something has really been getting on my nerves lately even though I’ve been wanting to avoid it. 

Maybe I’m wrong, but maybe the people who are social media activists are wrong too. 503 more words

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Inspiration for the Space

“We have no need of false revolutions /In a world where categories tend to tyrannize our minds /And hang our lives up on narrow pegs. /It is well at every given moment to seek the limits in our lives. 413 more words

Empathy

Spread the words

This is a recording of the events taking place in Ferguson. This isn’t about writing. But it is about stories.

Growing up, I had legends to go on – legends like the Million Man March, World War II, the Kennedy assassination, the Suffragette movement, the Springbok Tour – that I never could have imagined the experience of being involved in. 313 more words

Renisha McBride's Killer Found Guilty On All Counts

Theodore Wafer, 55, was found guilty on three counts including second-degree murder, manslaughter, and a felony firearm charge. Get the full story.

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