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If vaginas disgust you then you hate women. If vaginas don’t actually disgust...– Misogyny in the Gay Community (via satifice) whats even more disturbing is “straight” men who also hate vaginas. they wanna fuck them, but swear theyre gross: you sirs, are fucking misogynist as fuck. (via baddominicana) and for guys who claim that their faggotry gives them a the ‘right’ to be...
This is not just about dishonoring the Koran, it is about disrespecting our dead...– Maruf Hotak, commenting about the recent protests in Afghanistan in reaction to its largest U.S. base burning Qur’ans and referring to an episode in Helmand Province when American Marines urinated on the dead bodies of men they described as insurgents and to a recent erroneous airstrike on...
The main problem with Racism.
dank-potion: I’m so disappointed. I had to delete one of my good friends off Facebook (and probably out of my life, soon enough) because she thought Billy Crystals’ antics on last night’s Oscars were amusing. This isn’t just about being sensitive. It’s about Hollywood having a history of shortchanging and disrespecting Black people. Blackface has an ugly and cruel history attached to it. Its...
Every time I read an article about conservatives being “pro- life” I am reminded...– The ‘Safe, Legal, Rare’ Illusion - NYTimes.com YES. (via golden-notebook) perfect post is perfect.
my brother just texted me to let me know that he’s at prosperity dumpling in chinatown, nyc. I AM BEYOND JEALOUS RIGHT NOW YOU HAVE NO IDEA PROSPERITY DUMPLING IS SOOO GOOD AND PROSPEROUS.
When Latin feminists within the AFD failed to do likewise, [Dr. Evangelina]...– Why Dominican Feminism Moved to the Right: Class, Colour and Women’s Activism in the Dominican Republic, 1880s–1940s black women. doing intersectional feminism since…..? but what has changed, doe? (via baddominicana)
The Bechdel Test and Race in Popular Fiction
crystalsavestheday: 1. It has to have two POC in it. 2. Who talk to each other. 3. About something other than a white person. No Joss Whedon show passes, neither does Supernatural, or Being Human. Veronica Mars passes, but doesn’t pass the original Bechdel Test. Check out a few more here. so this is basically the reason why i don’t think i’m ever going to finish buffy or...
why do i keep getting emails that are like, “hey did you do this thing i asked you to do? ‘cause if you did i can’t find it.” this should not be a big deal (yes! i did do that thing—on time, no less!—but here’s another copy anyway) but for some reason it’s making me feel like my profs/bosses/whatever think i’m unreliable or lazy....
I love animation because in the world of animation, you can be anything you...– CHRIS ROCK, introducing the Best Animated Film Oscar. (via inothernews)
We need to look @ the history of the Oscars more closely. My mother was the...– Chicana Feliz (via lenxo) (via nezua) (via postmodsexgeek) (via baddominicana ) (via note-a-bear)
Intersectionality is not optional. It is not something you can take off and put...– Intersectionality Is Not Optional (via satifice )
thesavagesalad: HOLLYWOOD YOUR HARD ON FOR WHITE PEOPLE IS UNHEALTHY in the event of an erection that last longer than four hours, the patient should seek immediate medical assistance.
presents for the Billy Crystal tag →
thesavagesalad: is black face ever ok? it is never ok. is black face ever ok? it is never ok. is black face ever ok? it is never ok. is black face ever ok? it is never ok. is black face ever ok? it is never ok. is black face ever ok? it is never ok. is black face ever ok? it is never ok. is black…
There is currently an ethnic cleansing of black... →
dreams-from-my-father: Will black people be wiped out for the second time on African soil by Arabs while the international community - that armed and supported the rebels - says NOTHING?? The Tawerghas, a tribe of black Libyans in the South of the country, are being systematically targeted…
I want to call attention to the fact that, while critics claim that higher...– Alfie Kohn, Unconditional Parenting: Moving from Rewards and Punishment to Love and Reason I’m not a parent (yet), but this is really interesting stuff with some pretty broad implications. (via gaypocalypse) not a parent either and may never be, but this also has the ol’ cogs turning about...