It’s like riding a bicycle uphill. You don’t ever stop pedaling or you go backwards. As the hill gets steeper, you have to pedal even harder. And that’s what we have to do now… so that the legacy of Ferguson’s future won’t be the death of Michael Brown, but the result of his death of how we become even a better community that hopefully will be a model community.
Brian Fletcher, former mayor of Ferguson, Mo. and chair of the I Love Ferguson Committee. Read/listen to Deborah Becker’s piece here. (via nprhereandnow)

cradidily:

*waking up from a coma* “how many followers do I have”

jenniferlawrece:

they should have leaked the mockingjay trailer instead of all those nudes


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