Hodgepodge

This is some stuff I like.





“A recent study using data from a probability sample of nonprofit human service organizations in Los Angeles County examined the likelihood that organizations received government funding. It found that greater levels of neighborhood poverty improved the chances that nonprofit human services located in them received government funding — unless those neighborhoods were substantially African American.”

Eve E. Garrow discusses the relationship between racial diversity and government funding of nonprofit human services. (via oupacademic)


lakelander:

Key West sunrise special

lakelander:

Key West sunrise special

(via oldflorida)



slaughterhouse90210:

“We are such inward secret creatures, that inwardness is the most amazing thing about us, even more amazing than our reason. But we cannot just walk into the cavern and look around. Most of what we think we know about our minds is pseudo-knowledge. We are all such shocking poseurs, so good at inflating the importance of what we think we value.—Iris Murdoch, The Sea, the Sea

slaughterhouse90210:

“We are such inward secret creatures, that inwardness is the most amazing thing about us, even more amazing than our reason. But we cannot just walk into the cavern and look around. Most of what we think we know about our minds is pseudo-knowledge. We are all such shocking poseurs, so good at inflating the importance of what we think we value.
—Iris Murdoch, The Sea, the Sea



garfieldminusgarfield:

G-G the book - G-G on Facebook - G-G on Twitter

garfieldminusgarfield:

G-G the book - G-G on Facebook - G-G on Twitter



milesjai:

milesjai:

image

(Source: jimmie-rae, via kludge)


oupacademic:

Start out at dawn and arrive at dusk.

Image: Autumn dawn by James Jordan. CC BY-ND 2.0 via Flickr.






joideanne:

Respect to Ntozake Shange in my reference to the title of her vital choreopoem.

I can remember being a preteen and creating a newsletter as a coping mechanism.

The “Eastland Eagle” (or whatever the I-think-this-is-clever name I created for it was) came about in a moment when I felt…



billyboardwalk:

Steinhatchee Falls Florida

(via oldflorida)

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