Accompanied by drumbeats, wearing costumes and carrying signs, thousands of demonstrators filled the streets of Manhattan and other cities around the world on Sunday to urge policy makers to take action on climate change.
Still under-reported by the mainstream media Think: 50 Teabaggers show up anywhere and you have going nuts…
Many in law enforcement recognize that poverty, unemployment, and the drugs and violence that accompany them are social problems that cannot be solved by arresting people. But the police and the courts are not equipped with social solutions. They are equipped with handcuffs and jail time.
Last Thursday at the Reframing the Real gathering at the CIT, students and faculty were virtually glued to a screen projecting raw images and videos captured in real time as Egyptian protestors stormed Tahrir Square in 2011.
After culling the jarring footage from Twitter feeds, news sites…
“We, as people, are media repositories, We’ve collected all this data and now we’re inundated and don’t know how to feel about it… We’re desensitized to the grizzly headlines.”
Animal rights charity PETA declared New York vegan capital of the world on Wednesday as a replica of the Manhattan skyline carved out of a fitting material was unveiled.
NYC declared the capital of the World. - Big Apple was “2014 most vegan-friendly city” of the year due to a first #vegetarian public school, vegan fast-food outlets and increasing offshoots of vegan gourmet restaurants.
The 2014 meaning of “conservative” in the USA is straight from 1984 by George Orwell - #Doublespeak is saying one thing and meaning another, usually its opposite. In 1984 when BIG BROTHER and the Party say PEACE they mean WAR, when they say LOVE they mean HATE, and when they say FREEDOM they mean SLAVERY. Just like #GOP in America today.