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micdotcom:

6 reasons America must stop ignoring its Black youth

The protests in Ferguson have shown the world that the voices of black youth won’t be silenced. Rather than ignoring their much-needed contributions to important dialogues, it’s time America woke up and actually listened.

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secret-diary-of-an-fa:

Favourite Moments from Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey (4/?)

- From Episode 2: Some of the Things That Molecules Do

Today on “I fucking love science”…

(Source: child-of-thecosmos)

knowledgeequalsblackpower:

mothernaturenetwork:

Should we treat sugar like a drug?
We keep consuming greater and greater quantities of sugar, which is why understanding its biochemical mechanisms is so important: That knowledge can help us kick the habit.

Before the Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade, the average person never even had sugar. Today, the average American consumes 150-170 pounds of it a year and many illnesses have been linked to our over-consumption of sugar (like heart disease). This is one of the lingering legacies of slavery and colonialism. 

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kissmymahogany:

koopat911:

Notice only 20 shades of gray

It’s been proven that women actually have an acute ability to pick up subtle differences in colors

(Source: best-of-memes)

titytwochainz:

white people be like he was a thug he deserved to die meanwhile every major white serial killer got due process, a fan club, and a major movie made of they life

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Took an hour to pop him and he was armed so…. Go ahead, tell how this is different from the young unarmed man being gunned down a few miles away from #Ferguson in a matter of mins. I’ll wait.

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