Evening Reads: Look around FacebookPosted: October 1, 2012
Hey, good evening!
Facebook has become quite the place for photoshop images of protest. By that I mean the kind of photos that make a political statement. So tonight I will bring you a few of these that I found on the ol’ circle box.
From the Being Liberal page:
Keeping with the vagina protest, from Planned Parenthood Southeast:
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I have two more to share that touches on the war on women:
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That cartoon was posted on the Republican War on Women page.
Hey, Media Matters is getting in the swing of things too, we go from the war on women to the war on the poor:
You all probably got a chance to see the live blog BB had going for the Warren/Brown debate, well check this out. From the F’d up Republican Party in Boston Boomer’s neck of the woods.
This one from Reuters is not photoshopped at all, it is the editor’s choice photo journalism pick for today and what a statement it makes:
A police officer uses his baton to hit an activist from the National Committee to protect Oil, Gas, Mineral Resources, Power and Ports during a protest against the government in Dhaka September 30, 2012. Demonstrators demanding the government withdraw the recent power tariff hike marched towards the city’s energy ministry on Sunday, but were dispersed by local authorities using batons and tear gas, according to local media. REUTERS/Andrew Biraj
Our top photos from the past 24 hours http://blogs.reuters.com/fullfocus/2012/10/01/editors-choice-3/#a=1
After that we need something uplifting. So….now, two feel good images. First is this one posted on the Voluptuous Vixens page:
BTW, that VV page is full of links and pictures that, “Promoting a positive atmosphere for CONFIDENT women who embrace their curves (and those who adore them) to freely discuss hot topics and issues.”
And….this is a picture that Wonk the Vote posted on her wall, it is a picture of the First Lady and I thought it was great:
I just love the connection between Michelle Obama and the baby girl…it is genuine too!
So, any of you finding cool stuff on the web? Be sure to post the links!