Virtue outlives death

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photo by: Adnan Abidi Shia Muslims try to stop a youth from overdoing self-flagellation during a ceremony to mark the religious ritual of Arbain

Fear prophets, and those prepared to die for the truth, for as a rule they make many others die with them, often before them, at times instead of them ― Umberto Eco, The Name of the Rose

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photo by: Adnan Abidi Shia Muslims try to stop a youth from overdoing self-flagellation during a ceremony to mark the religious ritual of Arbain

Fear prophets, and those prepared to die for the truth, for as a rule they make many others die with them, often before them, at times instead of them Umberto Eco, The Name of the Rose

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The biggest mistake we could ever make in our lives is to think we work for anybody but ourselves

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The biggest mistake we could ever make in our lives is to think we work for anybody but ourselves

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photo by: Ng Han Guan
A rabbit tries to eat food from a discarded container in snowy weather

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photo by: Ng Han Guan

A rabbit tries to eat food from a discarded container in snowy weather

vaspim2k13:

On Monday, during a parliamentary commission hearing to determine if he was a fit for the top court, he was asked whether the death penalty should be applied in cases of rape. His response?

“Consideration needs to be taken thoroughly for the imposition of death penalty for a rapist because in a rape case both the rapist and the victim enjoy it.”

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photo by: Bettina Von Kameke
prison laundry

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photo by: Bettina Von Kameke

prison laundry

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photo by: Arno Burgi
The sun reflected in a windscreen covered with ice

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photo by: Arno Burgi

The sun reflected in a windscreen covered with ice

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John 17:16 - (Jesus says) They are not of the world, even as I am not of it

John 17:16 - (Jesus says) They are not of the world, even as I am not of it

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photo by: Khaled Abdullah
Women take shelter from the sun in a football stadium

sunbathing

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photo by: Khaled Abdullah

Women take shelter from the sun in a football stadium

sunbathing

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"Tiny needles were stuck into my fingers and I was electrocuted"
Victim of Baptist gay conversion therapy describes how he was tortured at 12 years old
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"Tiny needles were stuck into my fingers and I was electrocuted"

Victim of Baptist gay conversion therapy describes how he was tortured at 12 years old

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Jun 9
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photo by: Ben Birchall
The last supermoon as it passes over St Michael’s Tower at Glastonbury Tor
the next supermoon is on the 23rd June 2013

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photo by: Ben Birchall

The last supermoon as it passes over St Michael’s Tower at Glastonbury Tor

the next supermoon is on the 23rd June 2013

Jun 9
rejohnson53:

I am more a fan of this man every day.

rejohnson53:

I am more a fan of this man every day.

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Jun 9