|blunt forced drama amiright?|
i was too high to understand this
and i still am
|Posted 4 hours ago|
Thank God someone finally said this. I’m so sick of stating that Western intervention and invasion of other countries fuels terrorism only for people to respond 'They did 9/11 first!'
In 1953 the UK & the US staged a coup of the democratically elected leader of Iran and installed a dictator who was more to their liking. Today the US continues to support brutal dictators (such as in Saudi Arabia) where it suits them to do so. Palestine has been occupied for decades. The list of Western imperial foreign policies over the past decades could go on and on.
9/11 was not only only a result religious extremism and it certainly was not because 'they hate our freedoms.' Terrorism is often primarily politically motivated and anyone who is serious about preventing it had better take some fucking notice of this fact.
Exactly. They don’t hate the U.S.’s freedoms; they resent the U.S. for taking theirs away.
I hate when people ask what im doing tomorrow I dont even know what Im doing right now stop doing this to me
It’s like being in love: giving somebody the power to hurt you and trusting (or hoping) they won’t.
Marina Abramović, Rest Energy
shhhhhhhhhhhhhh* just hit this blunt and have sex with me
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