Well, yes. This IS America.
(US Army attacks homeless veterans protesting in Washington, DC in 1932)
1960s Birmingham, Alabama
1970 attack on unarmed student protesters at Kent State University
Police action at peaceful UC Davis Occupy protest
Let’s not pretend like the police actions taken this week are anything new. It’s just the most recent manifestation of a problem America has had for a very long time.
via The Huffington Post.
"It has nothing to do with race"
asparagus my ass tuRN THE FUCK AROUND
"You are the bestest, I will obey you"
These words I wrote for you when you were fuckin’ other dudes
The only thing I need from you now is some solitude
Actions over words, “girls will be girls, ” that’s all it proves
I used to be this guy sittin’ with an open heart
Now my computer screen’s the only place I feel a spark