Where are you headed this summer? We’ve collected a few highlights from our favorite American destinations to help get you started….
Golden Gate Park - San Francisco, California
In starting a fund to support the widow and two young sons of a man killed in a San Jose road-rage shooting, Officer Huan Nguyen never imagined he was starting a movement that would resonate around the world and set a record for generosity.
Please read this story and then consider donating at the youcaring.com link above. A loving, hardworking husband and father was gunned down in cold blood for absolutely no reason. His family needs all the help they can get.
'Tank Man' at The Avenue of Eternal Peace in Beijing, China on June 5, 1989
This mystery man still symbolizes freedom, democracy, and bravery 25 years after the Tiananmen Massacre.
Believe it or not, the majority of college-age students in China cannot recognize this picture today. No one speaks of it, and even tour guides, when repeatedly asked about it, can only refer to it briefly as “the incident”. Even when the blood stains and nail marks of the unarmed students and citizens literally clawing for their lives still remain on the square.
Maya Angelou (via larmoyante) —
That’s why she’s moving.