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Los Olvidados: The Government-Sanctioned Massacre at Tlatelolco, 1968, and Why You Don't (& Should) Know About It. (NSFW)

In 1968, as the Red Scare was in full swing and Mexico was preparing to host the Summer Olympics. The nation was mired in protests against the US-supported regime of Diaz Ordaz. On October 2nd, 10,000 students organized in La Plaza de Tres Culturas, a square in Districto Tlatelolco, in Mexico D.F. (Mexico City).…

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On Malala Yousafzai:

If you haven't watched this yet, do so now. This is, without question, the most important speech of our time, IF those that care for the future to listen to the impossibly powerful words of this unconditionally brave 16 year old girl, who survived a malicious execution in a name of a God who would only condemn her…