An Appreciation of the Quintessential

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many yezidi families have decided to kill their young and teenage daughters in order to prevent them from being raped or sold in the sex slavery market as concubines by ISIS


700 assyrian christian and yezidi kurdish women were sold publicly in a sex market today near mosul.

this is the second time in recent history where kurdish women have been kidnapped and sold in the the market. the last time this happened was during the iran-iraq war where 33 kurdish women from…

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Poetry is not an expression of the party line. It’s that time of night, lying in bed, thinking what you really think, making the private world public, that’s what the poet does.
Allen Ginsberg  (via contramonte)

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