African Shinigami

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Everyone has talent. What is rare is the courage to follow the talent to the dark place where it leads.

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Feeling very homesick today so I adopted this patootie #MBEGU from Kenya.

Feeling very homesick today so I adopted this patootie #MBEGU from Kenya.

He’d seen more death than anyone else in the unit. To the rest of us, death was some rogue wave that would crash down on us from time to time. Hell, Roe was standing out in the surf every day, taking one shot after another.

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For many Muslim Americans, 9/11 was a double punch of tragedy and bigotry

The actions of 19 Islamic extremists on 9/11 left an indelible mark on America. Today, millions pause to commemorate the attacks’ 13th anniversary, to honor the victims and to remember that all life is special and sacred. But there’s an untold story amid the many speeches and moments of silence — one filled with a different kind of pain, grief and strong sense of loss. 

Those stories are now being told on social media |
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this is the only god i believe in

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Human Rights Lawyer Arrested For Standing On NYC Sidewalk Waiting For Kids To Use Bathroom


PEOPLE NEED TO BE TALKING ABOUT THIS. THIS NEEDS TO BE A THING. FUCKING RIDICULOUS. She’s a top lawyer, an extremely intelligent and well-spoken, not to mention, important woman in modern society who was arrested BECAUSE SHE WAS STANDING ON A SIDEWALK WAITING FOR HER CHILDREN TO COME OUT OF THE TOILET. If someone of her status was arrested for something so menial due to her race and religion, if A LAWYER’s rights were so blatantly violated, what hope does the rest of society have? If such incidents are transpiring everyday, is Ferguson even a surprise? ridiculous.