“People get into a heavy-duty sin and guilt trip, feeling that if things are going wrong, that means that they did something bad and they are being punished. That’s not the idea at all. The idea of karma is that you continually get the teachings that you need to open your heart. To the degree that you didn’t understand in the past how to stop protecting your soft spot, how to stop armoring your heart, you’re given this gift of teachings in the form of your life, to give you everything you need to open further.”— Pema Chödrön (via purplebuddhaproject)
“The other reason Ferguson is not a libertarian moment is that it illustrates an important liberal principle that often libertarians deny — sometimes the worst oppression is local, in which case citizens need to look to the federal government for remedy.”—No, Ferguson Is Not a Libertarian Moment (via seriouslyamerica)
All they had to do was put SCANNERS in the gotdamn school, like they do to schools in BLACK communities. They treat us like criminals…but they don’t want to subject their kids to it… Rather, strap up and they can’t even handle the guns !! Lmao man ‘Murica is full. Of shit !
“When things break, it’s not the actual breaking that prevents them from getting back together again. It’s because a little piece gets lost - the two remaining ends couldn’t fit together even if they wanted to. The whole shape has changed.”—