White men make up approximately 36% of the population, but commit 75% of mass shootings. What would be called terrorism by any other skin tone is suddenly some mysterious unnamed disease. We as a society are perfectly happy to further stigmatize mentally ill people, who are far more likely to be victims of violence than commit violence, in the service of protecting white supremacy and male entitlement.
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whenever i get low on money i start thinking really irrationally like what if i hadn’t spent that $10 back in 2004
Suffering chronic headaches, sleep deprivation, and exhaustion.
All from documenting the contents of my thoughts too often.
I want to make you feel so fucking happy that you forget every bit of sad in youNahilliam Truspear (via coldflowers)
When something bothered me, I didn’t talk with anyone about it. I thought it over all by myself, came to a conclusion, and took action alone. Not that I really felt lonely. I thought that’s just the way things are. Human beings, in the final analysis, have to survive on their own.Murakami, Haruki. Sputnik Sweetheart. (via modernmethadone)