i hit my coworkers shoulder lightly and he was like “you’re going to make me cry like a girl” and i was like “what’s wrong with being a girl?” and he was quiet for a moment then he looked into the distance and whispered “the social standards they’re forced to live by”
Megan McKay’s tongue-in-cheek tutorial is actually a pretty clever feminist critique of the culture of rape perpetuated by society and, in particular, by the National Football League, currently under fire for its handling of former Baltimore Ravens star Ray Rice’s caught-on-camera domestic abuse. The video also sheds light on how women, by force or otherwise, can find themselves stuck within the culture of violence that surrounds them.
My anaconda don’t want none unless the state of the economy recovers, minimum wage workers see an increase in their pay, and women, racial, and sexual minorities acquire their rights.
The best thing you can do if you support reproductive rights is to force people to realize that abortion is common, and the most common abortion is a five-to-15-minute procedure elected early in the first trimester by someone who doesn’t want to be pregnant or have a child.
Merritt Tierce in New York Times op-ed
Just a set of quick photos I did for class.
Chronic illness 101.
Reblogging again because I am about to walk out the door to do something that would drain a half or full battery, and I’m already at 40%
Protesters from across St Louis turned up and turned out for the first St Louis County Council Meeting since Mike Brown’s Death. (Part II)
The St Louis County Council meeting was a fiery afar, as residents from across the county demanded Darren Wilson’s arrest, answers for Mike Brown’s death, and expressed frustration at their own police force being turned on them like they were enemies of the state. #staywoke #farfromover
Protesters from across St Louis turned up and turned out for the first St Louis County Council Meeting since Mike Brown’s Death. (Part I)
The St Louis County Council wasn’t as bad as Ferguson’s Council, but still very few answers and virtually no accountability from the folks who unleashed unholy hell on the residents of Ferguson, following Brown’s murder. #staywoke #farfromover
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nigga fuck the system. its taking all this to arrest a fuckin white cop who murdered an unarmed teen, that was already proven and nothing happened. This is why we have no hope for the justice system n dont trust none of these law enforcement muthafuckas.
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