Legally speaking, there’s a very solid case for impeaching every American president since the Second World War. They’ve all been either outright war criminals or involved in serious war crimes.
Maybe, instead of fire and brimstone, hell is just a feeling of loneliness.
(Amy Huntley, ‘The Everafter’)
We can either have democracy in this country or we can have great wealth concentrated in the hands of a few, but we can’t have both.
(Louis Brandeis, U.S. Supreme Court Justice (1856-1941)
The Palestinians, for decades now, have been brutally occupied, blockaded, humiliated, deprived of the most basic human rights of statehood and autonomy though the continuous application of brute, lawless force .. for that reason, those who like to righteously condemn Hamas’ rockets have the obligation to state what form of legitimate resistance Palestinians have to all of this.
"A Sticky Situation" (1960) by Carl Barks
I like how advertising is literally still exactly as sexist as they’re joking about in this comic from 54 years ago.
Where you used to be there is a hole in the world which I find myself constantly walking around in the daytime and falling in at night.
As a species we’re fundamentally insane. Put more than two of us in a room, we pick sides and start dreaming up reasons to kill one another. Why do you think we invented politics and religion?
There are some people who always seem angry and continuously look for conflict. Walk away from them. The battle they are fighting isn’t with you, it is with themselves.