1. Why I Didn't Teach For America


    Nearly six years ago—during my college’s first year orientation—I set my sights on becoming an elementary school teacher. Five years ago, I attended a Teach For America (TFA) info session at my college’s library. Many people encouraged me to apply, and (at a time when getting a job is anything but…

  2. "I am on the floor every day with those kids. And last night, that girl sat next to me and she cried and she tried to tell me the only way that she knew how."

    (Source: lilymaylovelesss)

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  4. nun-final:

    Some claim that evolution is just a theory, as if it were merely an opinion.

    (via buzzfeed)

  5. Perhaps this is what it means to go mad: to be emptied and to be aware of the emptiness.
    David Foster Wallace (via likeafieldmouse)

    (via ericrohmer)

  6. fuckyeahlavernecox:

    "Each and every one of us has the capacity to be an oppressor. I want to encourage each and everyone of us to interrogate how we might be an oppressor and how we might be able to become liberators for ourselves and for each other."


    (via lindybot)

  7. britishtoatea:

    I have literally been waiting for this gifset for all time

    (Source: theymightcallmecrazy, via martyfreethrow)

  8. Waking up begins with saying am and now. For the past eight months waking up has actually hurt. The cold realization that I am still here slowly sets in.

    (Source: djsmigill, via caryjojifukunaga)

  9. paintedshapes:

    | Inside Llewyn Davis |

  10. quantityinsignificant:


    Simultaneously the worst and best movie ever made

    what the fuck movie is this!?  You can’t post Hamlet and not source this “worst and best movie” version!!!!!!

    It’s the Baz Luhrmann/Leonardo DiCaprio/Claire Danes Romeo + Juliet. It is fantastic and absurd. 

    (Source: fuckyeah-chickflicks)