For many homeless people, life is a paradoxical effort of trying to be noticed and unnoticed simultaneously. The goal is to be visible enough for others to potentially help you, but also shadowy enough to not draw the attention of authority figures whose sole goal, is seemingly to put you back out on the street.

Spend a few minutes outside McPherson Square.  (via washingtonpost)

whitecolonialism:

Searching for Service. 
John Stanmeyer

African immigrants on the shore of Djibouti City raise their phones in an attempt to capture an inexpensive signal from neighboring Somalia - a tenuous link to relatives abroad. 

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toburnhisbrothersbones:

I think it’s important to know about what’s going on in Venezuela right now:

MEXICO CITY – Twitter says the Venezuelan government is blocking images on its website, the latest sign of a crackdown after violent protests that killed at least three people in the past week.

Twitter users had…

(Source: brutereason)

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