August 20, 2014
"1,225%"

That’s how much the price of college in America has increased over the past 4 decades

That is not a typo. 

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August 1, 2014
papress:

In 1971, Marguerite Hart, the first children’s librarian at the Troy Public Library, contacted a number of public figures asking them to write about the importance of libraries and about their experiences of reading. This was author E. B. White’s response. More reflections on the significance of libraries can be found in The Public Library: A Photographic Essay by Robert Dawson.

papress:

In 1971, Marguerite Hart, the first children’s librarian at the Troy Public Library, contacted a number of public figures asking them to write about the importance of libraries and about their experiences of reading. This was author E. B. White’s response. 

More reflections on the significance of libraries can be found in The Public Library: A Photographic Essay by Robert Dawson.

July 29, 2014
theonion:

ExxonMobil, Chevron Locked In Bidding War To Acquire Lucrative Pennsylvania Senator

theonion:

ExxonMobil, Chevron Locked In Bidding War To Acquire Lucrative Pennsylvania Senator

July 29, 2014

salon:

Free rides are a solution, not a problem.

July 27, 2014

Anonymous said: I know maybe my problem is not to big or important, but feels like my life is crashing and my heart is in a million of pieces in the floor. Was a boy he promised me marry me, be wih me and now he's gone. And I'm so depressed i cant eat, think or do whatever. I feel like Jesus is gone, or hating me

nakedpastor:

Everything is important when it affects you so. I’m sorry you are going through a hard time. I know you’re feeling it really bad right now, but soon you will feel better. You are not hated. Thanks for sharing with me.

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Filed under: daily good 
July 26, 2014
climateadaptation:

newyorker

climateadaptation:

newyorker

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Filed under: capitalism 
July 24, 2014

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July 23, 2014

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Filed under: hate groups 
July 23, 2014

tenacioustttabby:

thegaywomenchannel:

huffingtonpost:

'First Gay Hug (A Homophobic Experiment)' parodies ‘First Kiss’ viral video.

We hit 5 million views! Thank you everyone for supporting hugs, not hate.

I love this!

July 22, 2014

action-bastardo:

fyi:

Meat + Cannon = EPIC. Not like we’d expect anything less from the awesome Epic Meal Empire team. It all begins Saturday 7/26 at 10 PM ET/ 11 PM PT!

Kids are starving in 3rd world countries

fyi THANK YOU FOR REAFFIRMING THE BENEFITS OF LIFE WITHOUT TELEVISION.

July 20, 2014
nakedpastor:

NEWS ALERT: It’s NOT a SIN to LOVE yourself! Check out my inspirational cartoon and reflection: 
http://nakedpastor.com/2014/07/its-not-a-sin-to-love-yourself/ 

nakedpastor:

NEWS ALERT: It’s NOT a SIN to LOVE yourself! Check out my inspirational cartoon and reflection: 

http://nakedpastor.com/2014/07/its-not-a-sin-to-love-yourself/ 

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Filed under: self love self care 
July 18, 2014

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Filed under: jingoism 
July 15, 2014
"This hashtag is not trending" 
Via librar

"This hashtag is not trending"

Via librar

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Filed under: gaza hungryforpeace 
July 15, 2014
This hashtag is not trending: #hungryforpeace

libawr:

Today I’m joining an interfaith fast against violence and in support of peace in Israel & Gaza. It happens to be a traditional fast day for both the Jewish and Muslim faiths - part of the holy month of Ramadan for the latter and a somewhat obscure fast commemorating the destruction of the 2nd…

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Filed under: hungryforpeace 
July 15, 2014
breakingnews:

Church of England gives approval for women bishops
AP: The Church of England voted yes on Monday to allowing female bishops for the first time.
Photo: The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, second right, and unidentified members of the clergy, arrive for the General Synod meeting, at The University of York, in York England, Monday July 14, 2014. (AP Photo/PA, Lynne Cameron via AP)

breakingnews:

Church of England gives approval for women bishops

AP: The Church of England voted yes on Monday to allowing female bishops for the first time.

Photo: The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, second right, and unidentified members of the clergy, arrive for the General Synod meeting, at The University of York, in York England, Monday July 14, 2014. (AP Photo/PA, Lynne Cameron via AP)

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