April 22, 1870: Birthday of Comrade V.I. Lenin, founder of the Bolshevik party, leader of the Russian socialist revolution, great teacher of the world’s workers and oppressed peoples.
Não sei se a vida é pouco ou demais para mim.
Não sei se sinto de mais ou de menos, não sei.
— Álvaro de Campos (via gelida-mente)
Portugal está condenado a sentar-se de sapatos rotos e casaco remendado na mesa dos mais ricos do mundo.
Qualquer que seja a vossa sede de grandes obras: o profundo silêncio do amadurecimento nunca vos visita?
— F. Nietzsche, Aurora (via fyodorbooks)
Oradour-sur-Glane. All the villagers of this little french town were killed on the 10th of July of 1944, by a german batallion. The men were gunned down, women and children were set on fire inside the village’s church. Then, it was partially bombed to the ground. It was not rebuilt. Its ruins remain as a memorial.
Gym event of the Fascist Youth Organisation in Italy. Milan, Arena Civica, 1930s
The Roman ruins at Baalbek, Lebanon, 1941.
Rene Burri SWITZERLAND. Zurich. 20 November 1946. British Prime Minister, Winston CHURCHILL on his visit to University where he delivered his historic speech “Europe arise !” . First picture taken by René Burri, at age 13
A lone British violinist atop a tank in the First World War, c. unknown
A US Marine still clutches the knife with which he killed a Japanese soldier, in background, in a duel. A moment after finishing off his adversary, a sniper’s bullet killed him. Eniwetok Atoll, 1945
Dresden after the bombing ~ 1945
On the set of The Empire Strikes Back (1980)