The Socialist Jew

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thedemsocialist:

Time to Bring Back FDR’s Second Bill of Rights…

betweenkttnsnriots:

Tea Party (Fascists) 1: RW Libertarians Demonize the Left & the Sick

guardian:

Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teenage education campaigner shot on school bus in 2012 by a Taliban gunman, has won the 2014 Nobel peace prize.
Malala wins along with Kailash Satyarthi, an Indian children’s rights activist. Full story »
Photo: BBC/PA

guardian:

Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teenage education campaigner shot on school bus in 2012 by a Taliban gunman, has won the 2014 Nobel peace prize.

Malala wins along with Kailash Satyarthi, an Indian children’s rights activist. Full story »

Photo: BBC/PA

(Source: theguardian.com)

passive-aggressiveprincess:

These women from the Abayudaya Jewish community of Uganda celebrated the first adult bat mitzvah in the community.  With them is Rabbi Gershom Sizomu.

passive-aggressiveprincess:

These women from the Abayudaya Jewish community of Uganda celebrated the first adult bat mitzvah in the community.
With them is Rabbi Gershom Sizomu.

(Source: todayiamawoman.com, via imnotwhiteimjewish)

The Two Most Important Things About Malala Yousafzai That Everyone Seems to Ignore...

amodernmanifesto:

Note: this piece is from last year, before Malala won the Peace Prize. But I still think the commentary is good.

“Workers of the world, unite!”

—   Ancient German Proverb (via mostmodernist)

(via neoliberalismkills)

amodernmanifesto:

I would add the source but I could not find it online.

amodernmanifesto:

I would add the source but I could not find it online.

1492 Was One of the Worst Years in Jewish History

returnofthejudai:

Columbus Day is coming up, which i don’t think anyone should celebrate for reasons that have nothing to do with Judaism and everything to do with the fact that he was one of history’s great monsters. However, the anniversary of his voyage does serve as a moment to consider…

vanillanice:

I made this diagram because I am sick of explaining such a simple concept to dumb white boys on the internet. 

vanillanice:

I made this diagram because I am sick of explaining such a simple concept to dumb white boys on the internet. 

(via back-before-dawn)

thepoliticalfreakshow:

#IStandWithFerguson #ArrestDarrenWilson #BlackLivesMatter #FergusonMatters #JusticeForMichaelBrown

thepoliticalfreakshow:

#IStandWithFerguson #ArrestDarrenWilson #BlackLivesMatter #FergusonMatters #JusticeForMichaelBrown

(via reagan-was-a-horrible-president)