I sometimes see these ‘ultra positive’ things like ‘travel while you’re young, even if you have no money, make it work because it’ll be so worth it and experience is better than money’ and I’m like
do you understand the concept of hunger and homelessness?
You really want to risk that just so you can travel to fucking istanbul or something and become an ‘enlightened young adult’ when you could’ve waited like 1-5 years and not risked being stranded, in debt, or financially screwed?
How is this a good idea
idk why police officers being monitored to make sure they’re performing their duties ethically and within legal parameters is such a controversial topic because if I recall they’re a fan of using the whole “if you’ve got nothing to hide you’ve got nothing to fear” shtick to justify harassing civilians it’s almost like they’re full of bullshit
You know why I love AUs? Because the whole point of them is that everything is changed, and yet these two people are still going to meet and fall in love- that they’re so set in stone and so meant to be that you can change literally everything in a hundred universes and they’ll fall in love over and over again.
You can actually tell and feel when you’re starting to fade away from someone. The conversations get shorter, they get less meaningful, less exciting. You can feel the wall that’s coming up between you two. And then in the end, you’re back to being strangers.
At a deposition, Ferguson’s former police chief revealed that his staff did not keep records of incidents in which officers used force against citizens, so long as no one died; in other words, there was no way of telling how often incidents like Davis’ happened.
remember shit like this when they talk about how mike brown’s shooter had no disciplinary record