My body is not a moral failing, a sign of my lack of willpower, or a measure of...– Ragen Chastain (via internal-acceptance-movement)
Anonymous asked: What's your opinion on the heroinfriday post? It's all confusing me tbh. I thought they were for equality...
Anonymous asked: heroinfriday(.)tumblr(.)com/post/51252533941/cont-your-argument-is-basically-that-boys-cant-help
In this country American means white. Everybody else has to hyphenate.– Toni Morrison (via uglygirlsclub)
jadelyn: thdoctor: a reminder that if you have ever driven drunk you are a fucking asshole and a repulsive human being and none of your pathetic self-serving justifications (e.g. “but I wasn’t that drunk!” “but I was careful!” “but I couldn’t get a ride!) will ever change that So a woman stuck in an unsafe situation - say, with a guy who was displaying creepy gross boundary issues - whose...
Peace Corps Begins Accepting Joint Applications... →
For the first time since it was founded in 1961, the Peace Corps has announced that the organization will begin accepting applications for same-sex couples to serve together overseas.
jadelyn: odysseiarex: itscypher: dontcrosscross: Out Of A Whole Planet’s Population, One Hero Will Be Chosen: It’s Probably Going To Be A White Dude Well we are the majority the odds are in our favor no yoU AREN’T THAT WAS THE POINT OF THIS POST YOU DENSEHEADED DINGLEFRICKER “The world’s largest ethnic group is Han Chinese. Although English (5.52%) is spoken by many as a second...
what you said was: "i don't respect women who don't respect themselves"
what you meant was: "i and society as a whole hold women up to ridiculous respectability standards directly relating to the "purity" of said women while hypersexualizing them at the same time and if you are a woman and don't fit my awkward monolith of criteria then i refuse to acknowledge your humanity"
what i heard was: "hi i'm a misogynist piece of shit, please punch me in my face"
man scrolling through tumblr sees a feminist rant...
iphisquandary: plot twist: the man thinks, ah, she is simply expressing her frustration as a member of an oppressed group, whilst hating the construction of masculinity that was designed to keep her down, not necessarily all individual men such as myself…this is absolutely not the same thing as sexism and not a personal attack on me *keeps scrolling*
richard-sp8-jr: in first period a girl got dress coded for wearing a tank top with a jacket over it and this scrawny little boy stood up and yelled “OH MY GOD SHE HAS SKIN THE SKIN IS TOO MUCH FOR ME HER SHOULDERS ARE BEAUTIFUL THIS IS TOO MUCH” and the teacher got so annoyed with him that she didn’t get to dress coding her
Bored to Death: Help give Baby Marcus a proper... →
queennubian: “Baby Marcus, one year old, of Pittsburgh was the victim of a tragic drive by shooting in East Hills on May 21, 2013. Please donate what you can to donate to his family! Every dollar counts! This summer is for you Baby Marcus! “ Please signal boost and make donations here:
Captain Canadia: scriddlebug: ✿tiny wayward flower... →
shorm: scriddlebug: ✿tiny wayward flower prince✿: seriously like enough with the “well trans or cis hate is never ok”… postpunkwesleycrusher: seriously like enough with the “well trans or cis hate is never ok” look i will spend part of next month lobbying for a bill to make sure i can’t be denied housing or fired for being trans* in my state but cis people hear the words “too rad to be...
Being a feminist doesn’t mean suddenly no longer liking problematic things. If...– sabrina_il (via dat-lolly)
: Coercive rape →
fuckingrapeculture: There seems to be little information out there on coercive rape, and that is troubling because it is extremely prevalent. What is even more troubling is the lack of recognition coercion gets because it doesn’t fit an idealized rape script, and is often dismissed as merely “bad sex”, which it’s not. In order to understand it, lets define rape first. Rape is a type...
enjolrgasm asked: Alright, I've seen the term "het" a few times, and I don't know what it means, could you please tell me?
It's So Much Work to Be Your Friend: iamseafoam:... →
poorlifechoicesblog: iamseafoam: allycookies: riotingfeminist: If you are a fucking *~queer ally~* and you take a scholarship from an LGBT organization you should be ashamed of yourself. YOU still have cishet privilege, with all the things that come with that and you don’t get to take money away from actual queer and trans* kids just because you fucking believe in gay marriage. and to...
Tumblr Essay Assignment
marchoftigers: Name one group of oppressed people who were able to end mass genocide and institutional ans systemic oppression by being nice. show your work
bebroom: a woman’s body is not for you. if she wants to cover it she should feel free and safe in doing so. if she wants to expose it she should feel free and safe in doing so. it is not an indication of her self-respect but an indication of her preferences for whatever reasons she chooses — none of which are your business or concern.
absentminded patterings, mostly.: Help me move to... →
wheeliewifee: There is no doubt in my mind that California will be a huge “land of opportunity” for me (especially compared to Utah)— but in order to GET there and take advantage of said opportunities, I need a little help… It looks like it will cost $600- $800 to rent a truck and pay for the gas and whatnot. My family can help physically with packing and loading, but are too broke (or too...