“The study offers further depressing insights. Not only did the male pretend jurors prove “significantly more likely” to find the obese female defendants—rather than the slim ones—guilty, but the trim male participants were worst of all, frequently labeling the fat women “repeat offenders” with “awareness” of their crimes.”
Study: Male Jurors More Likely To Find Heavier Women Guilty - ThinkProgress (via brooklynmutt)
6:00 am • 16 January 2013 • 972 notes
“I think in many cases, your morality is deeply lacking if all you want is a child born, but not a child fed, not a child educated, not a child housed. That’s not pro-life. That’s pro-birth.”
-Sister Joan Chittister (via stfuprolife)
Sister worded this so perfectly!
(Source: stfuprolifers, via montanawildhack)
5:30 am • 16 January 2013 • 10,152 notes
“I do not exist to impress the world. I exist to live my life in a way that will make me happy.”
— Illusions, Richard Bach (via mirroir)
(Source: seabois, via nopietyjustpieandtea)
5:00 am • 16 January 2013 • 15,828 notes
Abercrombie burns all it’s unsold clothes. They won’t donate because it is a bad image for the company for poor people to have their clothes.
submitted by beabrainstorm
“Abercrombie and Fitch doesn’t want to create the image that just anybody, poor people, can wear their clothing. Only people of a certain stature are able to purchase and wear the company name.” — Unnamed Abercrombie and Fitch District Manager (credibility: 2 / 5)
Their clothes are ugly anyway.
This is vile.
3:00 am • 16 January 2013 • 8,293 notes