Progressive politics, Running, Waterfalls, and whatever else I feel like talking about.

 

fuckyeahveganlife:

please click on the photo or source link to check out this awesome book by jo-anne mcarthur (of ghosts in our machine fame).

fuckyeahveganlife:

please click on the photo or source link to check out this awesome book by jo-anne mcarthur (of ghosts in our machine fame).

irunheaps:

there’s a large gap between the runner i am and the runner i want to be and it’s so frustrating 

yourmediaisproblematic:

an openly queer actor has never won an oscar 

only once has an openly queer actor been nominated for an oscar 

however, 22 straight actors have received oscar nominations for playing queer characters 

(Source: yourmediahasproblems)

hungryrunner:

Peanut butter, banana, protein oatmeal is where it’s at post run. Heavy on the peanut butter.

hungryrunner:

Peanut butter, banana, protein oatmeal is where it’s at post run. Heavy on the peanut butter.

The Poster Boy For Unending War

allisonkilkenny:

U.S. Army Pfc. Steven Dale Green was found hanging in his cell at the federal maximum security prison in Tucson last week. The name may mean nothing to you, but his crimes probably ring a bell: He’s the guy who raped and killed a 14-year-old Iraqi girl in 2006 after shooting and killing…

newsweek:

Every time we think Westminster, we think New York Dogs. And then we think about this awesome project from our friends in public radio. 
datanews:

WNYC’s Data News Team mined the city’s dog license database to map, list and make a game out of the Dogs of NYC.

newsweek:

Every time we think Westminster, we think New York Dogs. And then we think about this awesome project from our friends in public radio. 

datanews:

WNYC’s Data News Team mined the city’s dog license database to map, list and make a game out of the Dogs of NYC.

aljazeeraamerica:

Snowden nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Two Norwegian lawmakers say they have nominated former NSA contractor Edward Snowden for the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize.
Socialist lawmakers Baard Vegard Solhjell, a former environment minister, and Snorre Valen said Wednesday the public debate and policy changes “in the wake of Snowden’s whistleblowing has contributed to a more stable and peaceful world order.”
Snowden fled to Russia, where he has requested temporary asylum after leaking classified security documents detailing widespread phone and email surveillance by the National Security Agency. In some cases, the agency shared the data with British, French and other countries’ intelligence units. The files also showed the agency spied on international heads of state, spurring a fierce debate on privacy, sovereignty and security issues.

Read more
Photo: The Guardian/Reuters

aljazeeraamerica:

Snowden nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Two Norwegian lawmakers say they have nominated former NSA contractor Edward Snowden for the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize.

Socialist lawmakers Baard Vegard Solhjell, a former environment minister, and Snorre Valen said Wednesday the public debate and policy changes “in the wake of Snowden’s whistleblowing has contributed to a more stable and peaceful world order.”

Snowden fled to Russia, where he has requested temporary asylum after leaking classified security documents detailing widespread phone and email surveillance by the National Security Agency. In some cases, the agency shared the data with British, French and other countries’ intelligence units. The files also showed the agency spied on international heads of state, spurring a fierce debate on privacy, sovereignty and security issues.

Read more

Photo: The Guardian/Reuters

onehappyvegan:

Mighty Green Smoothie!
2 frozen bananas
1 cup frozen mango
4 stalks kale
2 dates
Blend together and enjoy the most vibrant and deliciously green smoothie ever! This was my first day of school smoothie!

onehappyvegan:

Mighty Green Smoothie!

  • 2 frozen bananas
  • 1 cup frozen mango
  • 4 stalks kale
  • 2 dates

Blend together and enjoy the most vibrant and deliciously green smoothie ever! This was my first day of school smoothie!