john ferguson

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“Stop making it about race”

“Not all white people are racist”

“All lives matter”

“Reverse Racism exists”

me talking about how attractive I find guys my age:
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me talking about men much older than me:
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Dates To Remember

January 12th, 2010 - Earthquake in Haiti

May 16, 2010 - Aiyana Stanley-Jones

September 17, 2011 - Occupy Wall Street

February 26, 2012 - Trayvon Martin

April 14, 2014 - Nigerian school girls go missing

July 17, 2014 - Eric Garner

August 5th, 2014 - John Crawford III

August 9, 2014 - Mike Brown

August 9, 2014 (Still happening) - Ferguson Protests

January 3, 2015 - Nigeria Massacre

If I’ve forgotten anything, and I’m sure I have, please add on.

3

She’ll be talking to me about something. Suddenly the words fade into silence. A cloud comes into her eyes and they go blank. She’s somewhere else, away from me, someone I don’t know. I call her, she doesn’t even hear me. Then, with a long sigh, she’s back. Looks at me brightly, doesn’t even know she’s been away, can’t tell me where or when.

Vertigo (1958)

10

You’re killing him!

This episode of Star Trek aired in 1998, and was set in the 1950’s. Why are we still dealing with identical scenarios? Why are the same racism, police violence, and systemic injustices at play in 2014?