On the Lenbachhaus exhibition and her books.
West Is Best
Diabetic people in low-income neighborhoods in California were up to 10 times more likely to lose a leg or a foot than diabetic patients in wealthier ZIP Codes, UCLA researchers have reported. Study: Poor people with diabetes 10 times more likely to lose limb – LA Times Data’s from 2009, pre-ACA. (via sexartandpolitics)
sherolck: Green Apple Book Store – San Francisco, CA This book store looks great. I’ll need to remember that when I’m in San Francisco next spring.
“So Blond” is the second precursor to EMA’s new album The Future’s Void, coming out not soon enough. The song sounds like a disillusioned, annoyed Best Coast that dropped out of art school instead of high school and has enough of all the sunshine and beauty. I love it. (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)
When President Obama spoke of investing in education in his speech in Berlin this week, these kind of crucial, debilitating cuts to basic educational resources are what I thought of first: Funding for California community colleges was cut by 10%. Funding to disabled student services at California community colleges was cut by 40%. Is it impossible for …
wherethemountaincastsitsshadow: Lassen Volcanic Park, USA (by ystenes)
nitewalks: Arcata Community Forest. I’ve been (near) there. It’s beautiful.
As some of you might know, I recently got engaged. So I’m glad to hear that a federal judge overturned Prop. 8 in California – more, nay all people should be able to feel as awesome as I do (if they want to).