I would teach the children music, physics and philosophy, but the most important is music, for in the patterns of the arts are the keys to all learning.

Plato

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globalvoices:


Weapons will not be enough to get rid of the slavery we have lived in, We also need art, culture and civilization to weave our freedom.

Douma, Syria-based artist Akram Abu al-Fawz turns artillery into art.
Syrian Man Turns Artillery into Art

globalvoices:

Weapons will not be enough to get rid of the slavery we have lived in, We also need art, culture and civilization to weave our freedom.

Douma, Syria-based artist Akram Abu al-Fawz turns artillery into art.

Syrian Man Turns Artillery into Art
wehavethemunchies:

Skillet S’mores Cookie

malkavianacts:

ashkenazi-autie:

eileenthequeen:

eileenthequeen:

So apparently in my sister’s class, there was a trans girl that had been on the cheerleading squad for a while. When she came out, the other girls on the squad made the agreement that whatever boy made fun of her would never get a date. And if you think that’s not the most metal girl alliance ever, you can sit down.

Wow, 500 notes

Girls protecting girls.

This is awesome

policymic:

Kehinde Wiley is turning art history on its head — and every 20-something art lover should know his name

Born in Los Angeles in 1977, the African-American artist works within the boundaries set by the Old European portrait masters like Titian. Wiley’s twist is that he frames the black cultural experience within the pomp, majesty and enormous gilded frames of white art history.

And people are paying attention. 

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Wiley’s work is permanently featured on the second floor of the Brooklyn Museum!!

libertymadison:

The reason I wake up. #inspiration #inspire #activist #action #peace #codeforchange #socialgood #tech #media #tvproducer #weareone #innerpeace. People naturally help others, without a thought we risk our life to aid a stranger. Its because on a deeper level we know we are not strangers. We have been programmed to mind our own business and only lookout for yourself but that is the opposite of the purpose of life. Do not let trendy fleeting rhetoric talk you out of your true self. Realize everything you do is inspiring someone to do something.

libertymadison:

The reason I wake up. #inspiration #inspire #activist #action #peace #codeforchange #socialgood #tech #media #tvproducer #weareone #innerpeace. People naturally help others, without a thought we risk our life to aid a stranger. Its because on a deeper level we know we are not strangers. We have been programmed to mind our own business and only lookout for yourself but that is the opposite of the purpose of life. Do not let trendy fleeting rhetoric talk you out of your true self. Realize everything you do is inspiring someone to do something.

libertymadison:

The reason I wake up. #inspiration #inspire #activist #action #peace #codeforchange #socialgood #tech #media #tvproducer #weareone #innerpeace. People naturally help others, without a thought we risk our life to aid a stranger. Its because on a deeper level we know we are not strangers. We have been programmed to mind our own business and only lookout for yourself but that is the opposite of the purpose of life. Do not let trendy fleeting rhetoric talk you out of your true self. Realize everything you do is inspiring someone to do something.

libertymadison:

The reason I wake up. #inspiration #inspire #activist #action #peace #codeforchange #socialgood #tech #media #tvproducer #weareone #innerpeace. People naturally help others, without a thought we risk our life to aid a stranger. Its because on a deeper level we know we are not strangers. We have been programmed to mind our own business and only lookout for yourself but that is the opposite of the purpose of life. Do not let trendy fleeting rhetoric talk you out of your true self. Realize everything you do is inspiring someone to do something.

dynastylnoire:


theadvocatecorner:

Amber Alert: FBI join search for children after mom’s body found shot dead in vacant Detroit, Michigan house June 6th, 2014Alicia Fox, the 27-year-old mother had been shot multiple times, twice in the head and was wrapped in blankets and hidden underneath a door.The location of her two children, Kaylah Neveah Hunter, age 6, and Kristian Dejuan Justice, 6 months, remains unknown. Detroit police described Fox’s daughter, Kaylah, as 4-foot-7, 65 pounds, with a light complexion and black hair in cornrows. Police did not release a physical description of the baby Kristian Justice.Police are looking for Fox’s burgundy Chevy Impala, which has a license plate of CCR 1286.Anyone with information is asked to contact the Detroit Police Department’s Criminal Investigations at (313) 596-1240 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP or 911.

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blackandmissing

dynastylnoire:

theadvocatecorner:

Amber Alert: FBI join search for children after mom’s body found shot dead in vacant Detroit, Michigan house June 6th, 2014

Alicia Fox, the 27-year-old mother had been shot multiple times, twice in the head and was wrapped in blankets and hidden underneath a door.

The location of her two children, Kaylah Neveah Hunter, age 6, and Kristian Dejuan Justice, 6 months, remains unknown. Detroit police described Fox’s daughter, Kaylah, as 4-foot-7, 65 pounds, with a light complexion and black hair in cornrows. Police did not release a physical description of the baby Kristian Justice.

Police are looking for Fox’s burgundy Chevy Impala, which has a license plate of CCR 1286.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Detroit Police Department’s Criminal Investigations at (313) 596-1240 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP or 911.

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blackandmissing

mothernaturenetwork:

Red wine compound may boost memoryPatients who took resveratrol supplements as part of the study demonstrated enhanced the communication within the hippocampus, the memory region of the brain.

mothernaturenetwork:

Red wine compound may boost memory
Patients who took resveratrol supplements as part of the study demonstrated enhanced the communication within the hippocampus, the memory region of the brain.

visual-poetry:

»everybody thinks they are right« by stefan sagmeister (+)
(photo: stephan wyckoff)
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visual-poetry:

»everybody thinks they are right« by stefan sagmeister (+)

(photo: stephan wyckoff)

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