Becoming More Visible Casting Call

There is a film in the works called Becoming More Visible that aims to document and raise awareness of homeless transgender and non-conforming teens.

They are currently looking for transgender and non-conforming teens (ages 13-21) in New York who have experienced homelessness to cast in this documentary film. You can get contact information and check them out on Facebook or Kickstarter (fully funded). Help spread the word!

Becoming More Visible is a documentary film that hopes to transcend victimhood and generate awareness about the realities plaguing homeless transgender and gender non-conforming teenagers.

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I just had to compile the mind-boggling commentary Josh Worth provides after the billionth km on his If the Moon Were Only One Pixel map. It’s pretty lengthy but really inspiring to read.

We need to reduce things down to something we can see or experience directly in order to understand them.

We’re always trying to come up with metaphors for big numbers. Even so, they never seem to work.

Let’s try a few metaphors anyway…

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redkiteslongnights:

Sometimes it’s gray and it swims

Holy mother of YES, THAT.

(Source: notalwaysontime)

Greg Abbott is a classist pig.

upworthy:

Just Made A Rape Joke? Think It’s Edgy? Well Here’s A Truth Bomb.
Comedian Jamie Kilstein thinks we shouldn’t joke about violence against women. That view got him notably shunned from the comedy community; other famous comedians weighed in, called him names, it was a whole thing. As a result, he lost a TV deal, promotional gigs, and friends — all because he said rape jokes are bad.

upworthy:

Just Made A Rape Joke? Think It’s Edgy? Well Here’s A Truth Bomb.

Comedian Jamie Kilstein thinks we shouldn’t joke about violence against women. That view got him notably shunned from the comedy community; other famous comedians weighed in, called him names, it was a whole thing. As a result, he lost a TV deal, promotional gigs, and friends — all because he said rape jokes are bad.

Becoming More Visible casting callWebsite | Facebook

Becoming More Visible casting call

Website | Facebook

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LOST IN AUSTIN, TEXAS

EDIT: Bolted from foster home around 11am Friday, March 7th. Foster located east of 35, south of Slaugther.

Austin Pets Alive! medical foster Taco has gone missing in South Austin. 1-year-old neutered male chihuahua mix. If found, please contact APA! ASAP

DO NOT CHASE. If you cannot catch or lure him calmly, please DO NOT CHASE HIM and immediately call APA! to report his location.