Because I see the struggle for social justice as intersectional (you can’t fight...– Liz Canfield, my hero and mentor, in her Style Weekly extended interview find here: http://www.facebook.com/notes/liz-canfield/style-weekly-interview-full-text/10150326224646517?ref=notif¬if_t=note_reply (via unheardofsongs) omfg LIZ CANFIELD is the best professor I ever had at VCU. She is...
Just ordered a shitton of Panda Garden. Gonna pig out tonight. General Tso’s Tofu, Vegan Crab Rangoon, and Dan Dan Noodle If I eat it all, please be proud and not offended I’m very hungry.
I didn’t realize that police breaking up Occupy Richmond would resonate throughout the Tumblr world. I figured that was probably happening to a lot of Occupy Wall Street Solidarity Movements. If I may, though, since I live in RVA, fuck the police and fuck Dwight Jones for being a corporate mouthpiece.
Police use bulldozers to break up #OccupyRichmond →
socialismartnature: More anti-democratic moves against the Occupy movement, characteristically carried out by a Democratic Party Mayor. === Virginia State Police brought in bulldozers at about 1 a.m. Monday morning to clear out an encampment of Occupy Richmond protesters. At least 15 protesters who choose not to leave Kanawha Plaza after a 45 minute warning were arrested, according to...
A Black Woman Who Occupied Wall Street: Why She... →
I came away from this experience feeling unsupported, disrespected, maligned and even more oppressed. There is no real regard for oppressed black people there and many of these people are there at Occupy Wall Street for the novelty of it. They have no idea that this stance they are taking is dealing with very real problems that we as black people face every day. This is not a parade or a...
I always love finding cool new people to follow.
youarenotyou: Please stop talking about how “bad”, “wrong”, “dangerous” or “stupid” it is when people self-diagnose, especially in regard to mental illness. Let’s go over the reasons this is fucked up, problematic and oppressive. 1. Classism. Psychiatric and other types of evaluations are really fucking expensive, and often inaccessible. The last psych eval I had cost me $500. Anything...
Consider these questions: Can I touch your hair? Are you a real Indian? Do you...– Chase Iron Eyes on Racism in America (via awakeophelia) This article is a must-read.
You know, I made a post a few weeks ago about how...
letstalkaboutrape: theoppressedlittlefetus: doubtingansley: But now I’m starting to embrace it. Yes, I am against the choice to kill other human beings. If that makes me anti-choice then I’m PROUD to be anti-choice. That awkward moment people are proud to restrict bodily autonomy and deny rights to human beings. ^^Commentary^^
Here's the thing about blackness
urbanuncertainty: blackness is not oppression. just because you are oppressed, doesn’t mean you get to claim blackness. gay is not the new black woman is not the nigger of the world just because you grew up around black people doesn’t allow you to claim blackness just because you have that one black friend doesn’t mean you get to claim blackness black is new black, black is the old black,...
i like sharing secrets with girl cave it’s like being back in lewisburg with my lady-friends or back in middle school with my girl-friends and gay-friends no judgment it is awesome
fernsandmoss replied to your post: kelsey knows the way to my heart c: I hope that kelsey is me c:
kelsey knows the way to my heart
reblogging everything justinequeer and colorfulnickels post forever
Last night I dreamed about you. What happened in detail I can hardly remember,...– Franz Kafka (via ifitkillsyou)
For a man, as for a flower and beast and bird, the triumph is to be most...– John Muir (via heartmindspirit)
the only album on vinyl i really want from my dad’s collection is fantasia also i want the vhs jeez
Being “anti-PC” is not sticking it to the Man, it’s sticking it to all the...– Baby-stepping away from racism: A guide for white people (via fangirlmarena) this. (via special-k-art) #no you’re not a maverick just because you’re ~*not pc*~ #and besides #it’s not about being pc it’s about just not being a raging douche hurtling down douche river in an enormous douchecanoe...
when i was 16 i guess i put the song the aspidistra flies by stars on a mixtape for my boyfriend who was going to london for a few weeks with the marching band (i was too poor to go duh) i still think fondly of this song even if a lot of the songs i associated with him are now cringeworthy to me, maybe because i so liked the person he was when we started dating and by the end i was just exhausted...
i will admit that maybe i have a crush on john krasinski…
jimmiebean liked your post: everyone come over and listen to oasis with me we… FINALLY SOMEONE APPRECIATES MY SENSE OF ROMANCE
Spotify: Who needs music piracy?
Paige: ME BEFORE I LOSE THE INTERNET OKAY
everyone come over and listen to oasis with me we can listen to wonderwall and sing along and make out okay