Diane Ravitch on The Daily Show.
Ravitch is the queen. If only the government would listen…
We would also address poverty directly. We would increase the minimum wage and make post-secondary education cheap or free, and we’d improve improve unemployment benefits and offer free job-training to the unemployed.
Poverty is one of the few social ills where throwing money at the problem really does seem to work.
These are not radical, liberal ideas. In fact, in Europe most of them are associated with the more conservative parties, and many of them were associated with the American Republican party in the 80s. But the United States’s political climate is so different from anywhere else in the industrialized world that I fear we will just continue to get farther behind in education (and in % of people living in poverty) until we decide to make some big domestic investments.
Nelson Mandela (via ethiopienne)
This is how you shed the Disney image.
This looks really good.
Didn’t even realise it was her until her name popped up haha
Need to watch
Mikey doesn’t know how to be single…
He betta stahp
i’d watch a rom com with him in it, ol sexy self
My Fellow South Africans,Our beloved Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, the founding President of our democratic nation has departed.He passed on peacefully in the company of his family around 20h50 on the 5th of December 2013.He is now resting. He is now at peace.…
So I threw a Twitter tantrum the other day, after reading what this piece o’ shit had to say about girls winning at punk. I mean, I know and really like a lot of the women on this list. But the fact is that he (and other white music writers) would rather defend fucking Miley Cyrus but completely ignore bad-ass women of color who make punk music that’s just too threatening for them. I SEE YOU ALL.
this is important
Can’t tell my Zumba instructor nothin’