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explore-blog: On August 31, 1837, young Emerson...

monaeltahawy.tumblr.com — explore-blog: On August 31, 1837, young Emerson took a podium in Cambridge and delivered The American Scholar - a superb speech on the essence of education in the broadest sense, not only academic but in terms of lifelong personal development. Two hundred years later, it remains one of the wisest things ever said on the subject - dive in.
Aug 31, 2015

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accras: Carmen De Lavallade and Alvin Ailey

Mona Eltahawy | chasingawaynature: ...

monaeltahawy.tumblr.com — chasingawaynature: https://soundcloud.com/mohamed-abdallah/siouxsie-sioux-and-brian-reitzell-love-crime-hannibal-season-3-finale

thewaking: Dive For Dreams. E.E. Cummings

oldrecords25: Artist: Otis Redding Released:...

mizoguchi: Like many women involved in...

monaeltahawy.tumblr.com — mizoguchi: Like many women involved in resistance I have read the autobiography of Angela Davis with fascination. What I remember during my first years in the States, I remember being particularly very impressed by the works of African-American playwrights and poets.
Aug 31, 2015

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strandbooks: explore-blog: This, too, is what...

monaeltahawy.tumblr.com — strandbooks: explore-blog: This, too, is what one feels in weeping for Oliver Sacks himself, who died early this morning. His was the story of love, lunacy, and a life fully lived. Mourning a great one, today.
Aug 30, 2015

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'Dos Aguas' Is a Lush Portrait of Jamaican...

Aug 30, 2015

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A Stonewall Survivor Spills All: 'It Was 70%...

monaeltahawy.tumblr.com — chrysalisamidst: What percentage of the crowd was Hispanic or black? At least 70%. The Spanish group was the Delightful Ladies. The black group was the Blackwell. There were no leather queens there. There were leather bars for leather people. The majority of people at Stonewall were either drag queens or gay men of color.
Aug 30, 2015

A Stonewall Survivor Spills All: 'It Was 70% People Of Color' - chrysalisamidst: What percentage of the... tmblr.co/ZQ9FVt1tB_0CY

I was always hungry for love. Just once, I wanted...

monaeltahawy.tumblr.com — I was always hungry for love. Just once, I wanted to know what it was like to get my fill of it-to be fed so much love I couldn't take any more. Just once.-- Haruki Murakami (via observando)
Aug 30, 2015

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