"One of the sad facts about living in a big city is that it’s fairly impossible to avoid catcalling, and photographer Hannah Price noticed a constant stream of verbal harassment after she moved to Philadelphia from suburban Colorado. Instead of just keeping her head down and walking on by, Price made the choice to take pictures of her aggressors. It resulted in an ongoing collection of photos called City of Brotherly Love (spotted via Feature Shoot), and you can really see the discomfort in some of the subject’s eyes when the gaze is turned around. Take a look at the portraits after the jump.”
Sarah Fonder, Female Photographer Take Stunning Subversive Photos of The Men Who Catcall Her on Flavorwire
White privilege is killing 26 people and being the ‘quiet friendless boy’ meanwhile murdered brown people are undisciplined drug dealing thieves.
To boil it down, being gay [on TV] has become the latest excuse for being unabashedly racist.
This machine allows anyone to work for minimum wage for as long as they like. Turning the crank on the side releases one penny every 4.97 seconds, for a total of $7.25 per hour. This corresponds to minimum wage for a person in New York. This piece is brilliant on multiple levels, particularly as social commentary. Without a doubt, most people who started operating the machine for fun would quickly grow disheartened and stop when realizing just how little they’re earning by turning this mindless crank. A person would then conceivably realize that this is what nearly two million people in the United States do every day…at much harder jobs than turning a crank. This turns the piece into a simple, yet effective argument for raising the minimum wage.
Steubenville football players drug, kidnap, and gang rape unconscious girl, call themselves “Rape Crew”, tweet about it, take pictures of it, and video tape it. They are essentially sentenced to 1-2 years. The media bends over backwards to portray them sympathetically.
Marissa Alexander fires a warning gunshot to defend herself against abusive husband. No one is hurt. She is sentenced to 20 years.
“Misogyny doesn’t exist anymore”