"They are not trying to solve the murder, they are trying to justify it."
— Benjamin L Crump, NY times, referring to the Mike Brown case. (via malira)
i just spent a while crawling through the anaconda tag and i don’t know how to process how much pearl-clutching is happening over 1) ass and 2) “fuck skinny bitches” and WHAT THIS MEANS FOR FEMINISM
"But sometimes protests get “out of hand,” which is to say, they actually impact the authorities’ ability to keep the population under control. Then, without fail, police and politicians proceed to the second strategy in their playbook: they declare that they support the protesters and are there to defend their rights, but a few bad apples are spoiling the bunch. In this new narrative, the enemies of the protesters are not the police who are gassing and shooting people, but those who resist the police and their violence."
— The Making of “Outside Agitators” (via ninjabikeslut)
totally failing to not internet, aaaaaahhhhh gotta go