28 8 / 2014

redtemplo:

micdotcom:

India replaces the Ice Bucket Challenge with the much more sustainable Rice Bucket Challenge 

After seeing the dramatic results from the Ice Bucket Challenge, Indian journalist Manju Latha Kalanidhi was compelled to start something similar, but with an Indian slant. “I felt like doing something more locally tangible. Rice is a staple here,” Kalanidhi told CNN. “We eat it every day, we can store it for months. Why not donate rice to someone who is hungry?”

It’s fairly simpleFollow micdotcom

Go off x1000000

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28 8 / 2014

TbT: 2008, when daughter (now) 13 years & son (now) 11 years left for school. Leaving son (now) 9 years & daughter (now) 6 years home with me.

TbT: 2008, when daughter (now) 13 years & son (now) 11 years left for school. Leaving son (now) 9 years & daughter (now) 6 years home with me.

28 8 / 2014

TbT: 2008; Son (now) 9 years wanted to go to school like his older siblings & was very upset to be left at home with me & his little sister.

TbT: 2008; Son (now) 9 years wanted to go to school like his older siblings & was very upset to be left at home with me & his little sister.

28 8 / 2014

TbT: traveling to amazing sights.
Ready to be seeing new sights

TbT: traveling to amazing sights.
Ready to be seeing new sights

28 8 / 2014

So tired
This may be a two cup coffee day…

So tired
This may be a two cup coffee day…

27 8 / 2014

unfuckyourhabitat:

persephonemag:

Ask UfYH: Don’t Give Me This Whole “Men Don’t See the Mess” Bullshit

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[Original publication date: Jan. 2, 2014]

Q: My boyfriend and I just moved in together, and although we agreed on splitting the chores, I’m doing most of the cleaning. My boyfriend says it’s because men just don’t see dirt and messes like women do. 

A: Oh, sweetie, your boyfriend’s full of shit. (more…)

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26 8 / 2014

#selfie #Tuesday

#selfie #Tuesday

26 8 / 2014

Morale for everyone!

Morale for everyone!

26 8 / 2014

twinkleofafadingstar:

number one pet peeve of all academia related to literature:

  • when men are characters but women are symbols

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26 8 / 2014

bornabitch-allthedaysandnights:

trungles:

theblacksophisticate:

feminism5ever:

When people say “culture is meant to be shared” I’m literally like ???? Because that has literally never been the purpose of any culture. Culture is about identity, community and family. It’s about tradition. It is not and has never been about “sharing”.

Say it!

They keep saying “shared” when they mean “made available for my consumption.”

and boom goes the dynamite

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