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anti-clerical:

ramirezbundydahmer:

When the Nazi concentration camps were liberated by the Allies, it was a time of great jubilation for the tens of thousands of people incarcerated in them. But an often forgotten fact of this time is that prisoners who happened to be wearing the pink triangle (the Nazis’ way of marking and identifying homosexuals) were forced to serve out the rest of their sentence. This was due to a part of German law simply known as “Paragraph 175” which criminalized homosexuality. The law wasn’t repealed until 1969.

This should be required learning, internationally. 

anti-clerical:

ramirezbundydahmer:

When the Nazi concentration camps were liberated by the Allies, it was a time of great jubilation for the tens of thousands of people incarcerated in them. But an often forgotten fact of this time is that prisoners who happened to be wearing the pink triangle (the Nazis’ way of marking and identifying homosexuals) were forced to serve out the rest of their sentence. This was due to a part of German law simply known as “Paragraph 175” which criminalized homosexuality. The law wasn’t repealed until 1969.

This should be required learning, internationally. 

We need to expand peer review so there are vastly more scientists peer reviewing papers, sharing their thoughts and comments on each other’s work," Price said in a statement. "Open science is not just about open access to papers, it’s about opening up the whole scientific process.

In the pale white light of the parking lot lamps, I saw it. A few crimson drops, arranged—haphazardly—in a halo ‘round its head. I know sorrow.

In the pale white light of the parking lot lamps, I saw it. A few crimson drops, arranged—haphazardly—in a halo ‘round its head. I know sorrow.