notesonascandal: “Without Black Studies, what would we know of black protest of Jim Crow, slave revolts (and white suppression of records of these revolts), or the medical exploitation of black and brown bodies? Who would chronicle not just the struggle, but the achievements, creativity, and joys of black lives and experiences? Do naysayers really imagine white scholarship, on its own, has given...
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super-eklectic1: m00dyvirgin: thinkspeakstress: charrliepants: Goldilocks and the Three Bears is a story of white appropriation. Just think about it. Like, she comes in and tries on everyone’s lifestyle, eats their food, takes over their space. When she gets scared off by them she leaves, but after she has had everything she wants. Like, wtf. DAYUM! ooooh shit!!!!!!
Not being assaulted is not a privilege to be earned through the judicious...– Emily Nagoski. no idea who she is, but i thank her. there is no excuse for rape and anyone who excuses it is insulting both the victim and the rapist. (via rapeisnotajoke) There are two arguments I’ve noticed “Women should prepare themselves better if they don’t want to get raped” ALL MEN...
3express asked: thanks for the post on post-whiteness heaven :) hope your summer is going well. much love from your housemate david
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awakeinthenight: I never really think of myself as having an illness. I just think of it being something that I have to deal with. But today I really feel like it’s an illness. I honestly feel sick. It’s something I literally have no control over. I mean I can do things to help with the symptoms: medicine, therapy, abstain from drugs and alcohol, get enough sleep, etc, but none of that is...
I want to write rage but all that comes is sadness. We have been sad long enough...– Audre Lorde. 1980. The Cancer Journals. Aunt Lute Books: p. 13. (via james-bliss)
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” As everyone began to chime in with support and tales of similar things that had happened to them, we all got so sad, and so MAD. It dawned on us that you can take any random group of girls and women, and EVERY SINGLE ONE of them will have multiple stories of terrible things that were said to them and done to them on the street by strangers, as a matter of course. Just the normal state of...
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justwannaeat asked: Think like a Man wasn't banned in France. That story was a hoax. Besides, the movie doesn't have an all back cast.