Descanza en paz, negra <3
small (and some large) changes you can make to live a more female-centric life:
- value female friendships
- prioritise art made by women, including music, movies, books, visual art, etc.
- get involved in all-female group activities, whether it just be…
in russian they dont say “i love you” they say “пожирать плоть капиталистов” which means “we are one and the same” and i think thats beautiful
"Pickering assembled a team of women to map and classify the types of stars. One of them provided the key to our understanding of the substance of the stars. And another devised a way for us to calculate the size of the universe. For some reason, you’ve probably never heard of either of them. Wonder why?”
~ Neil deGrasse Tyson, Cosmos
Follow this link to find a video and analysis of a failed campaign from the European Science Commission designed to attract more women into science.
The police in Ferguson are spraying tear gas and arresting peaceful protesters and reporters (2 reporters so far). Christina Coleman is an NBC Channel 5 news anchor from St. Louis…Son.
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art history meme: 1/8 artists
Gustav Klimt [1862 - 1918]
Gustav Klimt was seen as an artist who was far ahead of his time, and much of the work that was produced during the Austrian born artist’s career was seen as controversial. It was criticized due to the erotic and exotic nature. Although symbolism was used in his art forms, it was not at all subtle, and it went far beyond what the imagination during the time frame accepted. Although his work was not widely accepted during his time, some of the pieces that Gustav Klimt did create during his career, are today seen as some of the most important and influential pieces to come out of Austria.