- 1 hour ago
"… men act and women appear. Men look at women. Women watch themselves being looked at. This determines not only most relations between men and women but also the relation of women to themselves. The surveyor of woman in herself is male: the surveyed female. Thus she turns herself into an object - and most particularly an object of vision: a sight."
- John Pilger, Ways of Seeing (via cindersmcleod)
- 1 hour ago
"Today, the theft of Aboriginal children is now higher than at any time during the last century. By July 2012, there were 13,299 of these children in institutions or handed over to white families."
- John Pilger, ‘Mandela is gone, but apartheid is alive and well in Australia’ (via indizombie)
- 3 hours ago
Abandoned 28 years ago, the land around the failed Chernobyl power plant now teems with tourists.
Pripyat, Ukraine has become a surprising destination on the itinerary of many tourists… STALKERS BEWARE
There are systems for a reason in this world. Economic stability, interest rates, growth. It’s not all a conspiracy to ‘keep you in little boxes’ alright? It’s only the miracle of consumer capitalism that means you’re not lying in your own shit; dying at 43 with rotten teeth and a little pill with a chicken on it is not going to change that!
I wish I could just scream this a certain people…