micdotcom:

Potent minimalist art sends a strong message about police and vigilante brutality in America

Journalist and artist Shirin Barghi has created a gripping, thought-provoking series of graphics that not only examines racial prejudice in today’s America, but also captures the sense of humanity that often gets lost in news coverage. Titled “Last Words,” the graphics illustrate the last recorded words by Brown and other young black people — Trayvon Martin, Oscar Grant and others — who have been killed by police in recent years.

Let us not forget their voices

(via thepoliticalnotebook)

smartgirlsattheparty:

A reminder for you.

smartgirlsattheparty:

A reminder for you.

(Source: glamour, via nprfreshair)

lifeinmotion84:

NF-57 Camping 4-13 on Flickr.
retronewyork:

1979,  West Side Highway

retronewyork:

1979,  West Side Highway

(via thetanknyc)

hellogiggles:

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Today Was Another Big Day For Gay Marriage

huffpostpolitics:

The Justice Department announced the federal government will recognize gay marriage in 7 additional states.

Arizona’s gay marriage ban was struck down as unconstitutional. So was Wyoming’s.

And the Supreme Court allowed gay marriage to go into effect in Alaska.

Awesome.

(via huffingtonpost)

Darkmatter: a secure Paranoid Android version that hides from attackers

mostlysignssomeportents:

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Stock Android phones with the Darkmatter OS use encrypted storage, OS-level app controls, and secure messaging by default, but if the phone thinks it’s under attack, it dismounts all the encrypted stuff and reboots as a stock Android phone with no obvious hints that its owner has anything hidden on it.

Read the rest…

(via emergentfutures)

huffingtonpost:

10 Things You Never Knew About Candy Corn, The Candy You Love To Hate
Americans love to hate on candy corn. And by love to hate, we mean that in 2012, candy corn was the top-selling Halloween candy.

huffingtonpost:

10 Things You Never Knew About Candy Corn, The Candy You Love To Hate

Americans love to hate on candy corn. And by love to hate, we mean that in 2012, candy corn was the top-selling Halloween candy.