veganrantss: White people get mad when you wear a band t shirt of a band you don’t listen to, but they’re fine with wearing headdresses from cultures they know and care nothing about.
someone telling me to calm down when I was already calm unleashes a fury that not even hell can contain
tyleroakley: hoelita: female sloths literally scream when they want sex and can be heard up to 700 meters away I think I might be a female sloth.
As a child I never heard one woman say to me, “I love my body.” Not my mother,...– Kate Winslet (via wrists)
We shouldn’t be profiting from our students who are drowning in debt while we’re...– Senator Elizabeth Warren (via azspot)
roseisreturning: mermaids don’t have thigh gaps but they can still lure men to their deaths
Some men who want to compliment random women on the street are genuinely good...– Why You Shouldn’t Tell That Random Girl On The Street That She’s Hot » Brute Reason (via albinwonderland)
I myself am made entirely of flaws, stitched together with good intentions.– Augusten Burroughs, Magical Thinking: True Stories (via h-o-r-n-g-r-y)
what white people think white privilege is: you're a cruel heartless meanie and you've never worked hard for anything in your life, ever, and any sort of hardship you'll face is automatically invalid because you're a monster
what white privilege actually is: you will never experience any racism or racist comments that are genuinely dehumanizing, harmful and challenging to your identity, and any sort of "reverse racism" that you might face such as a PoC calling you a "cracker" is 100% justified thanks to all the fun your ancestors had with enslaving, colonising, and killing millions of PoC
In the 101 top-grossing family films…from 1990 to 2004, of the over 4,000...– Natasha Walter, Living Dolls: The Return of Sexism, pages 69-70, 2010. (via bitemebeautiful) Bringing this back as people have started reblogging this again and EVERYONE SHOULD KNOW THIS. (via bitemebeautiful)
Men and women are misogynistic for different reasons: men to marginalize women,...– http://www.shakesville.com/2010/01/feminism-101.html (via pomegranateblood)
For the last three decades many Americans have puzzled over a system that gives...– Carrie Rickey (via fireworkselectricbright) “You have to question a cinematic culture which preaches artistic expression, and yet would support a decision that is clearly a product of a patriarchy-dominant society, which tries to control how women are depicted on screen. The MPAA is okay...
For lonely people, rain is a chance to be touched.– Simon Van Booy (via r-nee)
What’s the point of living if you’re going to hate the world? Guard your heart...– Neal Shusterman, Bruiser (via simply-quotes)
Though the sex to which I belong is considered weak, you will nevertheless find...– Queen Elizabeth I (via byanymeansnecessary)
I have my mother’s mouth and my father’s eyes; on my face they are still...– Warsan Shire (via holdenandcaulfield)
how-am-i: I am so thankful.