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Life is for participating not spectating

All you need is the courage to believe in yourself and put one foot in front of the other."
~ Kathrine Switzer

Celebrating people who resist the Status Quo

http://georgeolken.tumblr.com/post/19596062747/tumbledore-ka...

Awesome moments in history -- In 1967, Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.” However, Switzer’s boyfriend and other male runners provided a protective shield during the...

Here is her story:

http://www.kathrineswitzer.com/life.html




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Inspiring

Display of resistance

For Freedom!
The World is my country, all mankind is my brethren, to do good is my religion.

Resistance is victory!

Resistance is victory!

"It is difficult to free fools from the chains they revere".
--Voltaire

It's hard not to be a menace to society when half the population is happy on their knees. - unknown