Los búhos son símbolos de muerte en la mitología Maya. [Xcaret, Riviera Maya]
translation: Owls are symbols of death in Mayan mythology. [well, Mayan religion, really. Other people’s religions aren’t mythology any more than one’s own beliefs are.]
had to revisit this because it’s so lovely to see gaelic being kept alive.
Elephant-eared Chameleon or Short-horned Chameleon (Calumma amber) found at Amber Mountain National Park, North Madagascar. (by One more shot Rog)
Kinda Racist? Try Diet Racism!
|—||Squashed (re Georgia cops fired Taser 13 times ‘as a cattle prod’ to make tired man walk before he died, via letterstomycountry)|
Republicans only want to help those who do not need help, and hurt those who are looking for equality.
Dear Professor [name],
My name is [Preferred name], and I will be attending your course [blank] on [days] at [time] this [term]. I am transgender and have not yet legally changed my name. On your roster is my legal name, [Legal name]. I would greatly appreciate it if you refer to me as [Preferred name] and use [pronouns] when referring to me. Thank you for your understanding, and I look forward to starting your course next week.
I guarantee you that every person of color in this country has faced an indignity from the ridiculous, to the grotesque, to the sometimes fatal, at some point - in the last couple hours - because of their skin color.
Race is there and it is a constant. You’re tired of hearing about it? Imagine how fucking exhausting it is living it.
Jon Stewart, The Daily Show, 8/26/14 (via klarizewatchesmovies)
Pro-everything he said is completely true.
Con-black ppl have been saying this forever, but when a white guy says it-it becomes a story.
So it’s been awhile since I’ve made a personal post, but now I REALLY need my followers help.
Despite all the good I’ve been trying to do for my community, raising awareness about sustainable lifestyles and creating a permaculture school and edible art park the unthinkable has happened. The…
ALL OF THIS MONEY WILL GO TO FEED KIDS IN FERGUSON. A dollar or a hundred dollars, it doesn’t matter. You will be helping to put food in the mouth of a child who needs it. Regardless of your opinion on the civil unrest in Ferguson, there is no need for innocent children to go hungry because of it.