Jim Creston

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“If you blame Native American communities for their poverty, remember that the entire continent was stolen from them.

If you blame Black American communities for their relative poverty, remember that Black Americans were stolen from a continent, trafficked, and enslaved for nearly 300 years.

Tell me again about how your family ‘started from nothing’ when they immigrated. Didn’t they start from whiteness? Seems like a pretty good start.

The American Dream required dual genocides, but tell me again about fairness and equal opportunity. Tell me about democracy, modeled after the Iroquois Confederacy. Tell me your proud heritage, and I will show you the violence that made it so.”

— (via nativnuance)

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Kim Katrin Crosby, Keynote Speaker for LGBTQ History Month at Dartmouth, on September 30, 2013

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More than one artist has said, “I’ve got to find my fucking self.”

‘F*ck It, Let’s Go Nuts!’ Stewart Tears Apart CNN for MH370 Coverage | Mediaite

My Home Invasion Prevention in the relatively new apartment for now..vacuum cleaner between door and sliding doors. Laundry detergent between sliding doors and wall. Should give me enough time to leap 8 stories to my death when someone intrudes.

mothernaturenetwork:

When did Earth’s first whiffs of oxygen emerge?New findings complicate the ‘biological evolution versus geological evolution’ debate about Earth’s early development.

mothernaturenetwork:

When did Earth’s first whiffs of oxygen emerge?
New findings complicate the ‘biological evolution versus geological evolution’ debate about Earth’s early development.

Mike Malloy made a great point.. Where was the G8 when the United States invaded Iraq?

Creston says the U.S. needs to take a time out. Crimea voted to join Russia. Let’s stop the hysteria and calm down.

The world is grieving with the families of Flight 370. :(

Auroracoin Airdrop: Iceland Prepares for Financial Revolution

Your handwriting. The way you walk. Which china pattern you choose. It’s all giving you away. Everything you do shows your hand. Everything is a self portrait. Everything is a diary.

- Creston says no. Most people who gauge the way someone walks, the china patter they choose, etc, has no idea what real life is about. Young men can not decipher a young lady’s motives and patterns.You’ll learn it the hard way..after you move on to her parent’s land..and everything blows up. But 10 years later when you escape, you’ll be posting on a Social Media Site.

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LiveLeak.com - The value of human life.

I let the under-cooking of potato wedges kick me for about 1/2 the pan..but I’m sending the other half in at 450*.

Bitcoin and the future of money

"From NBA tickets to cupcakes, more and more businesses are inviting an unregulated digital currency to compete with cold, hard cash"
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Unlike the ‘expert’, I think Bitcoin is here to stay possibly for generations. It’s the top dog, the barometer of the digital currency market. While no expert myself, I like what Auroracoin is doing in Iceland, and Dogecoin with its altruistic community and heavy Reddit fan base.

UFC releases fighter for military discharge and domestic battery

onegreenplanet:

Yes! Japanese Whalers FINALLY Leave Antarctic Whale Sanctuary – For Now

onegreenplanet:

Yes! Japanese Whalers FINALLY Leave Antarctic Whale Sanctuary – For Now