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thepeoplewillnotstaysilent:

Over 18,000 Palestinians in Yarmouk camp, Syria are dying, 10 days without water.

sikoot:

A study shows that 41% of Syrian children in refugee camps have attempted suicide. (x)

americanphoto:

© Mimi Chakarova
Vika and Olesea, two women able to live in relative safety in a secret shelter for victims of sex trafficking in Moldova, 2003.
From: On the Wall: How Photographers Envision Human Rights

americanphoto:

© Mimi Chakarova

Vika and Olesea, two women able to live in relative safety in a secret shelter for victims of sex trafficking in Moldova, 2003.

From: On the Wall: How Photographers Envision Human Rights

fotojournalismus:

Eric Gweah, 25, grieves as he watches members of a Red Cross burial team carry the body his father, Ofori Gweah, 62, a suspected Ebola victim, in a riverside area called Rock Spring Valley in central Monrovia, Liberia on September 18, 2014. (Daniel Berehulak for The New York Times)

fotojournalismus:

Eric Gweah, 25, grieves as he watches members of a Red Cross burial team carry the body his father, Ofori Gweah, 62, a suspected Ebola victim, in a riverside area called Rock Spring Valley in central Monrovia, Liberia on September 18, 2014. (Daniel Berehulak for The New York Times)

fotojournalismus:

Men with clothespins attached to their hands and arms play dominoes on September 22, 2014 in the Dezemitte neighbourhood in the commune of Petion-Ville, in Port-au-Prince. As part of the rules, if a player loses a game he must endure the pain of the clamped clothespins. (Hector Retamal/AFP/Getty Images)

fotojournalismus:

Men with clothespins attached to their hands and arms play dominoes on September 22, 2014 in the Dezemitte neighbourhood in the commune of Petion-Ville, in Port-au-Prince. As part of the rules, if a player loses a game he must endure the pain of the clamped clothespins. (Hector Retamal/AFP/Getty Images)

fotojournalismus:

A Turkana woman carrying a load on her head stands by donkeys as she and her family relocate to another place in northwestern Kenya inside the Turkana region of the Ilemy Triangle on September 26, 2014. The Ilemi Triangle is a disputed region in East Africa, claimed by South Sudan and Kenya, bordering also Ethiopia. (Goran Tomasevic/Reuters)

fotojournalismus:

A Turkana woman carrying a load on her head stands by donkeys as she and her family relocate to another place in northwestern Kenya inside the Turkana region of the Ilemy Triangle on September 26, 2014. The Ilemi Triangle is a disputed region in East Africa, claimed by South Sudan and Kenya, bordering also Ethiopia. (Goran Tomasevic/Reuters)

nevver:

Occupy Hong Kong

Wtf

Wtf

(Source: gymfuck)

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Reagan Set Up The Death Of The Middle Class, But China Was The Clincher

crooksandliars:

Reagan Set Up The Death Of The Middle Class, But China Was The Clincher

Campaign for America’s Future’s 2010 Reagan Revolution Home To Roost series, especially the post Reagan Revolution Home To Roost — In Charts described the beginning of the great decoupling of the American economy from the middle class.

The summary:

Conservative policies transformed the United States from the largest creditor nation to the largest debtor nation in just a few years, and it has only gotten worse since then.

Working people’s share of the benefits from increased productivity took a sudden turn down.

This resulted in intense concentration of wealth at the top.

And forced working people to spend down savings to get by.

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