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What I say: I'm a communist.
What they hear: My heart, mind and soul are forever dedicated in your memory comrade Stalin. Let my blood spill in the great revolution that will uphold your greatness.
The only way we’ll get freedom for ourselves is to identify ourselves with every...– Malcolm X (via socialismartnature)
Going to be really annoying and post this again... →
ftm-communist: COMRADES! Let us skew the results in our favour, destroy the simple random sample, and show that the population of tumblr, if not the population of humanity, still clings to the notion of communism. It’s really short - three questions. Please do it to skew the results. Please.
Is it just me or do many of the arguments...
It’s not just you.
In October, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte got its very own SWAT...– Class of 2012 Meet the Class of 1984 (via theamericanbear) If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail; except in this case the hammer is a militarized police force and you, my friend, are the nail, or as it were, a potential national security threat. (via pieceinthepuzzlehumanity)
If abortion and birth control become illegal
wespeakfortheearth: prolongedeyecontact: bebinn: deathbysharpie: What will happen: sex What won’t happen: safe sex What will happen: abortion What won’t happen: safe abortions Can’t put it much more simply than that. #TRUTH This.
I think Rick Santorum is a paid actor that the...
I don’t care what the unemployment rate is going to be. It doesn’t matter to me....– Rick Santorum (via theamericanbear) That’s right, your campaign is focused on more pressing matters, like banning porn. (via pieceinthepuzzlehumanity) Wow. They finally admitted they don’t care about jobs. (I mean, we’ve known they didn’t care for ages, but they finally said...
A poor, poor billionaire (and Romney backer): The...
think-progress: Q: Do you think the ultrawealthy have an inordinate or inappropriate amount of influence on the political process? Hedge fund billionaire Ken Griffin: I think they actually have an insufficient influence. Those who have enjoyed the benefits of our system more than ever now owe a duty to protect the system that has created the greatest nation on this planet. More at Think...
Millionaires on Food Stamps Display Unbelievable... →
sinidentidades: rapcat: sinidentidades: rapcat: sinidentidades: In an interview deserving of public scorn, the unemployed winner of a million-dollar lottery prize said she feels it’s her right to keep using food stamps, The Sideshow reports. Amanda Clayton claims she needs the approximate $500,000 in after-tax winnings to pay bills. She owns two homes and a new car. Clayton’s airing of...
Arizona Senate Passes Bill Allowing Doctors To Not... →
people scare me
history teacher: what do you think needs to be reformed in society today?
kid in my class: prisons
teacher: what should be changed about them?
kid: we're too soft on prisoners. they shouldn't get special privileges.
teacher: such as?
kid: well, health care. and food.
This actually happened.
I weep for humanity.
I don’t even consider myself wealthy– Ann Romney moments ago on Fox. A quarter billion in net worth is the new poor. (via occupyallstreets) Why? (via ignatius-m)
Please torture me in the old way … Here they destroy people mentally and...– Letters From Guantanamo. Shaker Aamer has been detained in Guantanamo for the past ten years without committing a single offence. “Fears are growing for the welfare of Mr Aamer, from south London, who is now 45 and has a wife and four children. He has never met his youngest son. His lawyers are...
Money, once again; all is money. All human relationships must be purchased with...– George Orwell (via agoodwomanis)
Question Everything: Eight Simple Steps towards... →
taringanjing: Over the winter, the social momentum that picked up with the occupation of Zuccotti Park has predictably cooled. We can be sure that conflict will intensify again soon, whether with the coming of spring or later; if overseas examples are any indication, we should…
Every single time.
What I said: I'm a communist.
What they heard: I want to bring back the Soviet Union. I approve of all of Stalin's, Mao's, and Pol Pot's policies. I hate free speech. I'm jealous of rich people and I think your grandparents from Russia deserved all the political repression or poverty they may have suffered. I am a complete psychopath.
Wisconsin Republicans Propose Bill to Identify... →
wisconsinforward: A new bill proposed by Republican Glenn Grothman (and co-sponsored by Rep. Pridemore) would require the Wisconsin Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Board to “emphasize that non-marital parenthood is a contributing factor to child abuse.” The entire bill can be found here. We are slowly reverting back to puritanical times.
Baseball Libertarian: Why socialism will never... →
socialistexan: elemental-thing: baseballlibertarian: Labor will never be pleasurable. That is just human nature. If people have to pick between working or leisure they will always pick the leisure with all things being equal. It is human nature to work the least amount for the most amount. I’d much rather work 4 hours a day and golf 6 hours a… Obviously, the weak support socialism and...