Today we honor the memory of all those who were lost on September 11, 2001.
(Photo courtesy Flickr/Sister72)
Beauty is no quality in things themselves: It exists merely in the mind which contemplates them; and each mind perceives a different beauty.
Too many young folk have an addiction to superficial things and not enough conviction for substantial things like justice, truth and love.
Wes is one of our reporters, and we’ve shared stories of his on this Tumblr before. He’s been in Ferguson for the past few days reporting, and last night, he was arrested — and then released. Here, you can read Wes’s full account of what happened last night.
Up-and-coming Chicago rapper Chance The Rapper just won every ’90s kid’s heart with this uplifting, soulful take on “Believe in Yourself” by Ziggy Marley — better known as the Arthur theme song. He released it in advance of Lollapalooza tomorrow, and it’s absolutely amazing.
"People should either be caressed or crushed."
— Niccolò Machiavelli