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The Internet's Own Boy

Documentary about Aaron Swartz, internet genius who killed himself as the us government was trying to throw him in jail for 35+ years for downloading academic articles from jstor.

Further Reading

thenewinquiry:

To Supplement Dr. Christina Sharpe’s essay, Black Life, Annotated, TNI asked Sharpe to create a syllabus for further reading on the subject and she graciously obliged, with help from Mariame Kaba and Dr. Tamara Nopper.

Introduction to The Prison Industrial Complex

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thetinhouse:

On this day in 1819, Herman Melville was born in Manhattan, New York City, New York.
"It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation."

Happy birthday, Herman.

thetinhouse:

On this day in 1819, Herman Melville was born in Manhattan, New York City, New York.
"It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation."

Happy birthday, Herman.

Motherfucker, get your mouth open, you know you’re mine. 

Going away present from a.l.c.

Going away present from a.l.c.