14 9 / 2014

salon:

The Civil War, Abraham Lincoln, and the Real History of the Republican Party.

One can solve quickly any contemporary Republican who likes to talk about being the party of Lincoln.  Simply advocate putting in the next Republican party platform at the 2016 RNC an amendment that supports banning the Confederate battle flag, outlawing Confederate memorial day holidays in the South, to be replaced by a day commemorating the victims of Klan violence—and then watch the reaction.

salon:

The Civil War, Abraham Lincoln, and the Real History of the Republican Party.

One can solve quickly any contemporary Republican who likes to talk about being the party of Lincoln.  Simply advocate putting in the next Republican party platform at the 2016 RNC an amendment that supports banning the Confederate battle flag, outlawing Confederate memorial day holidays in the South, to be replaced by a day commemorating the victims of Klan violence—and then watch the reaction.

(via cognitivedissonance)

14 9 / 2014

la-rinascente:

cheskasmagicshire:

nerthos:

geoffsayshi:

krystvega:

The African Renaissance Monument in Senegal, larger that the Eiffel tower and the statue of liberty .. Things you don’t see in mainstream media.  @KrystVegaNeteru

This is beautiful.

I think this picture better illustrates the size of that monument.

I never even knew this existed this makes me so happy to find out about it

I never knew this existed either and I’m mad.

la-rinascente:

cheskasmagicshire:

nerthos:

geoffsayshi:

krystvega:

The African Renaissance Monument in Senegal, larger that the Eiffel tower and the statue of liberty .. Things you don’t see in mainstream media.
@KrystVegaNeteru

This is beautiful.

I think this picture better illustrates the size of that monument.

I never even knew this existed this makes me so happy to find out about it

I never knew this existed either and I’m mad.

(via thedemsocialist)

14 9 / 2014

13 9 / 2014

13 9 / 2014

proud-atheist:

Fundamentalistshttp://proud-atheist.tumblr.com

Totin’ for religions who deem them as property and broodmares for men.  Sad descent of our species.

proud-atheist:

Fundamentalists
http://proud-atheist.tumblr.com

Totin’ for religions who deem them as property and broodmares for men. Sad descent of our species.

13 9 / 2014

  • I was talking about super villains in films.
  • 1: A lot of the classic super villains seem to be dying recently. There was the James Bond one, Jaws, and, uh, what was the other one...
  • 1: Oh yeah, Ian Paisley!

13 9 / 2014

13 9 / 2014

13 9 / 2014

13 9 / 2014

atheistassessment:

There’s an election coming up for seats on the School Board of Highlands County (in Florida) and the five candidates for District 5 all answered questions Wednesday night… at the Avon Park Lakes Baptist Church.

Okay, maybe that’s just a central location. Not the end of the world. The…

The logical conclusion of all religion in government is the use of state power to oppress those who do not hold the views of the dominant religion. Be this the Bible Belt, Saudi Arabia, in any setting. Horrible.