Systems of oppression are flexible enough to absorb some members of subordinated groups; indeed, they draw strength from the illusion of neutrality provided by these exceptions.
— Gail Dines (via hagereseb)
Do not educate your child to be rich. Educate him to be happy so when he grows up, he’ll know the value of things, not the price.
— (via forlovers)
By ALINA TUGEND
The New York Times
Published: September 20, 2013
WHISTLE-BLOWERS have been big news lately — from Chelsea Manning, formerly known as Pfc. Bradley Manning, to Edward J. Snowden. Yet, for most people, the question of whether to expose unethical or illegal activities at work doesn’t…
Personally I applaud the House GOP for all the hard work they’ve done this week to ensure that Hillary Clinton will be our next president.
— DrunkExPatWriter (in a comment on this Jezebel article)