Hail: megabus air conditioning
Howl: walking 2 miles in random painful Pittsburgh heat
Hail: Pitt and all its glory (IE- Cathy, Conflict Kitchen, friends, the city)
Howl: the Hill of Death and freshman
A man admittedly followed and killed an innocent teenager, and was declared not guilty.
States are passing laws allowing guns in public schools.
Women are losing their reproductive rights at an increasingly alarming rate.
Riots are tearing through the streets in cities all over the world.
College tuition keeps rising, sending a generation into debt as soon as they are entering the adult world.
Education funds keep getting slashed.
Privacy no longer exists.
Corporations now have the same rights as people, and the funds to actually protect them.
Through loopholes, many U.S. Corporations pay a lower tax rate than middle class families.
States are now passing more voter ID laws and similar laws that only affect the lower class.
The corporate giant, Monsanto, has pretty much purchased and bribed its way into every grocery product on the shelf, resulting in food becoming less and less like, well, food. There are reasons Cancer rates are getting worse.
Likewise, Monsanto is making sure small American farmers are ran out of business. Also, their constant pesticide use is killing bees and other insects, causing dire environmental issues.
The mass media is more concerned with pop culture and trends, than the real issues the world is facing.
Human population is ever growing, and at rapid rates. It can’t just continue this way.
We have put so much trash in giant landfills all over our world and in our oceans. We are killing our planet.
Gaza and Israel are at each other’s throats, Ferguson is a war zone, Ebola outbreaks are massive, college tuition has gone up, and both The Walking Dead and Game of Thrones are in recess.
While the world is falling apart, it’s nice to watch as an idiot white Governor of Texas can be arrested for corruption.
10 Tips for Filming Protests, Demonstrations & Police Misconduct
Remember though, if you can’t run with it, probably best not to bring it.
This and other timely filming tips are available here (PDFs).
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