Factober

As my audience grew more diverse, I started interjecting social justice advocacy and commentaries about LGBT equality, and it just kept growing more.

Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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The Afghan government is as corrupt as a prostitute with a law degree.

The Afghan government is as corrupt as a prostitute with a law degree.
Posted 2 months ago

People who create their own opportunities are more successful than people w

People who create their own opportunities are more successful than people who expect opportunities to be created for them.
Posted 2 months ago

In Swat, there are two jobs a woman's going to do: a teacher or a doctor. I

In Swat, there are two jobs a woman's going to do: a teacher or a doctor. If not, then become a housewife.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Sometimes the best way out of darkness is into it.

Sometimes the best way out of darkness is into it.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Where music thundered let the mind be still,Where the will triumphed let th

Where music thundered let the mind be still,Where the will triumphed let there be no will,What light revealed, now let the dark fulfill.
Posted 2 months ago

If you’ve got a dozen pitchers, you need to speak 12 different languages.

If you’ve got a dozen pitchers, you need to speak 12 different languages.
Posted 2 months ago

So technologies, whether it is a telephone or an iPhone, computers in gener

So technologies, whether it is a telephone or an iPhone, computers in general or automobiles, television even, all individualize us. We all sit in front of our iPhones and communicating but are we really communicating?
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Riley had no doubt that an "immediate and merciful act of the Almighty" had

Riley had no doubt that an "immediate and merciful act of the Almighty" had saved them from the surf at Bojador. According to him, all of his men believed this too. Later, when a friend advised him to play down this conviction, because skeptics would use
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

People existed, however, who believed that closet racist were everywhere ar

People existed, however, who believed that closet racist were everywhere around them. They needed to believe this in order to have prupose and meaning in their lives, and to have someone to hate.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

She felt like parts of her soul were missing, had left her body long ago. I

She felt like parts of her soul were missing, had left her body long ago. It had happened not in Greece three months ago, but long before that. It was in Greece that she'd realized those parts had left her and were not coming back.
Posted 2 months ago

Your life depends on a random stranger who could kill you, will probably di

Your life depends on a random stranger who could kill you, will probably disrespect you, and will most likely pay you much less than you deserve. But even those prospects are better than the ones you used to have. This is the life of los jornaleros – the
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

There is no pleasure in having nothing to do

There is no pleasure in having nothing to do
Posted 2 months ago