"   While homelessness is rampant worldwide, the production of empty spaces is a regular feature of contemporary society. When buildings sit empty for a long time while homelessness persists, it is clear that in these cases markets and states fail to fulfill their expected role as effective allocators of space.   "

Miguel Martínez, Gianni Piazza and Hans Pruijt - 'Introduction'

to ‘Squatting in Europe: Radical Spaces, Urban Stuggles’ by Squatting Europe Kollective

(via sociology-of-space)

(via feministsociology)


Two ways of dealing with tear gas grenades from comrades in Turkey: Either submerge them in water. Make sure you can close off the container cause the gas will still spread for a while. Or throw them in the fire so the gas burns off before it can spread.

(via falllingthruafield)


what a beautiful day to not be in high school

(via skrodd)


On the streets of Ferguson, Missouri. 
Photos by Alex Welch

(via mrgolightly)

Red Dust Images captured by various photographers during a freak sandstorm in Sydney, Australia back in 2009.

(via eteriese)

Glacial River Lagoon (Jökulsárlón, Iceland) by Dariusz W.

(Source: oecologia, via crystalmeowth)


Here are some dogs enjoying Popsicles. 

(Source: Flickr / dynamutt, via coffeebuddha)


Travel. As much as you can. As far as you can. As long as you can. Life is not meant to be lived in one place

(Source: itsnatalieallen, via high-freedom)