November 18, 1978

Jim Jones, the founder of People’s Temple lead hundreds of people in a mass murder-suicide. The death toll was 909 by the end of the day; a third of those that died were children. Many people had perished with arms around eachother.



So if we have to show women what the baby looks like in their womb and tell them how the process works before allowing them to get an abortion, does that mean we should teach our soldiers about the culture of the lands we’re invading, and explain to them that the people we want them to kill have families and feel pain, just like Americans?


(via burnedflaws)