stayingunderground: “We came, We saw, We destroyed, We forgot” by William Blum An updated summary of the charming record of US foreign policy. Since the end of the Second World War, the United States of America has … 1. Attempted to overthrow more than 50 governments, most of which were democratically-elected.2. Attempted to suppress a Continue Reading

naila’s next note: Some sisters don’t want to wear hijab. That’s their choice. But I tire of the argument some of those sisters make. You know… “There are so many hijabis who have boyfriends, who drink, who smoke, who wear tight clothes and makeup, who don’t pray five times a day. That’s why I don’t Continue Reading

You could double the number of synaptic connections in a very simple neurocircuit as a result of experience and learning. The reason for that was that long-term memory alters the expression of genes in nerve cells, which is the cause of the growth of new synaptic connections. When you see that at the cellular level, Continue Reading