Seizure of indigenous land, 1776-1887
an important reminder as ‘4th of July’ rolls around
(Source: giveashitaboutnature, via kp777)
The tallest statue in the world, Ushiku Daibutsu.
this is a pretty crazy thing to see - I couldn’t take my eyes off it. ~Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan
Santa Monica Pier, circa 2012. The traditional end point of Route 66. Take that walk out to the Pacific Ocean after the long drive.
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iammyfather:How can two brothers generate such paranoia?
The Koch Brothers need the Keystone XL up and running to generate $100 b in profits. No problem they are businessmen.
Now the paranoia part: Americans for Prosperity (AFP)
Georgia makes it illegal to “Live Off the Grid”, all homes must be hooked up to power utilities even if they have their own power. AFP bankrolled legislation
Oklahoma requires special fees to be charged to home owners installing solar panels. AFP bankrolled legislation
Arizona attracts investors for new solar plant on BLM land. 20 year old rancher/BLM feud hits National Media, investors back out because of adverse Media. AFP supports “Volunteers” assisting Bundy
Tennessee outlaws Public Transit, not only State Level, but even local. AFP bank rolled legislation.
It seems the Koch Bros have through the AFP declared war not just on the 21st century, but on the concept of conservation.
this is all sorts of wrong