My Alcoholic Friends - The Dresden Dolls
Should I choose a noble occupation
If I did, I’d only show up late and
Sick and they would stare at me with hatred
Plus my only natural talent’s wasted
On my alcoholic friends
Nude Portraits series by photographer Trevor Christensen
This is my new favorite thing
A feminist group based in Guangzhou, China staged an online protest against the sexual exploitation of women in the workplace, revealing a photograph with a message boldly written in red on a whiteboard behind them: “My vagina does not come free with my labor.” More words were written on the women’s thighs, reiterating: “Not freebies.”
The campaign was in response to a recent fatal rape case involving a 20-year-old woman at a state-owned company who was asked by her boss to a dinner. She was sexually assaulted by her boss’s friend and died as a result of her injuries.“Don’t ask your staff to provide part-time escort services. Women should only be asked to provide knowledge or technical skills in the workplace, but not other things,” says Ye Haiyan, an advocate of women’s and children’s rights.
Read more via The New York Times.
That this is still an issue in the world is unbelievable.
Interstellar dust clouds are so fucking cool oh my gosh. Some of these will one day be stars and some of then are starts that are dying and if you don’t think that’s the coolest shit ever then you’re wrong
"The great wave of Kanagawa" (1831) by Katsushika Hokusai