A neo-Nazi Russian group has taken to social media to publicise images and videos of gay teenagers lured in on the promise of a date, before torturing them and forcing them to come out to friends and family on video.
I DON’T CARE WHO ARE YOU AND WHAT ARE YOU DOING ON MY BLOG BUT YOU HAVE REBLOG THIS. I just don’t care. It’s time to boycott Russian Olimpics and don’t buy Russian vodka.
Even foreigners can be arrested in Russia now because of Putin’s anti-gay laws. This shit is serious and fucking archaic. Not only that, but the built up homophobia and hatred that has turned to violence is just atrocious.
this is the one post will I will politely ask you to do the thing or unfollow, I hate it when people do that but I hate the state of russia more
You really should sign and signal boost/reblog this
Like many people, I believe that most of us live a treadmill existence, alienated from any lasting happiness and trapped in a modern version of working hand-to-mouth: striving constantly for more money to buy useless toys, so we can show off to people who don’t really matter. As we become more…
Remember back when you were a kid, and you thought there were actually people that knew what this thing we call “life” was really all about? Remember when you thought there really were “grown ups?”
Then, all of a sudden one day you become a “grown up” yourself and the terrifying revelation occurs to you that there really are no “grown ups,” just kids that got old and had kids of their own, and no one really knows what the fuck is going on.
This kind of discourse is common knowledge in 2012. Bill said it in 1990. A true american prophet. One of our greatest thinkers since Emerson and Thoreau. My new hero.
‘The elite ruling class wants us asleep so we’ll remain a docile apathetic herd of passive consumers, and non- participants in the true agenda of our governments- which is to keep us separate, and present an image of a world filled with unresolvable problems, that they, and only they, might one day, somewhere in the never- arriving future, be able to solve. just stay asleep, america, keep watching TV- Lucifer’s dream box’ Bill hicks
Yeah, I get this concern too… whatever I say, however cautious I am about language use and stereotyping - there is always someone who is ‘holier than thou’ about it.
And what is this ‘trigger warning’ at the start of so many posts? To me, this is reinforcing the false idea that we cannot cope with anything traumatic, that we are little flowers who cannot get past and survive the bad things that have happened to us.
It’s the linguistic equivalent of hiding under the bedsheets and hoping the bogeyman won’t get us.