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Indonesian air force plane (C-130 Hercules) crashes in Northern Sumatra killing over 100 people

Indonesian officials say 141 bodies have been recovered after a military transport plane crashed in a residential area of Medan on Tuesday.

The military says none of the 122 people on board the Hercules C-130 survived when it hit houses and a hotel before bursting into flames. 695 more words


The Journey Begins

For a very long time I have felt as though I have something to say; something that people would want to hear. Part of me thought there might be some people who would… 658 more words


Red Keds - How to run.

Those little red shoes were magic, I’m sure. A symbol I remember perhaps as a precursor to the lesson that I can get away, that I am fast and strong with the help of the tools I need to live. 150 more words

Childhood Trauma

The losing of religion.

This beautiful song by R.E.M. has haunted me for years. This song, was the first song I heard after I was raped. On my car radio. 734 more words


Cancer - Cured or Healed

Saturday, I had the pleasure of speaking at an event which celebrated cancer survivors. “A Colorful Tea” was held in Philadelphia and was attended by women and men. 390 more words

Removing the Confederate Flag from Statehouses is Good but Ending the Slavery that it Represents is More Important

© Josh Sager – June 2015

Last week, several states—including South Carolina, Virginia and Alabama—removed the Confederate flag from their public buildings and are signaling their intentions to abandon the symbol for all state uses (ex. 853 more words

Civil Rights

Josh Wrenn reblogged this on My Friday Blog and commented:

Let's make this clear for everyone: Due to the racial bias involved in the totally unnecessary and barbaric drug war, prison labor is nothing more than a means of legal slavery onto a mostly non-white population. Please do not like or comment here but on original post.

Questioning fashion’s gender...

The selection of clothing was subtle and, relating to Andre’s age and personality, I asked him what he would choose had he been a woman. 14 more words