anellaluciax: Turn the shame to the other side. It... →
theboysinmyphysicsclass: No, people who I know, the fact that you have a photo of yourself hugging someone else on Facebook does not mean that either of you are victims of rape. No, commentators on Sparknotes, you are not “raping the shift key”. No, that wind did not “just totally rape your…
Muscle spasms + insomnia + aches = I don’t think I’m going in to work tomorrow. Seriously, these spasms hurt like a motherfuck.
An assignment, should you choose to accept it.
missgingerlee: teapartyjesus: Pick an amount of money that’s mildly meaningful to you. I don’t mean bill money. I’m talking an amount of money that would make you pause for a moment to think about whether you should spend it. For some of you, that’s twenty bucks. For some, ten or five. For some of you (and I’ve been there, believe me) it’s a dollar. Whatever it is, decide on it. Tomorrow,...
Top Ten Ways to be a Feminist in 2010 →
clownyprincess: I enjoyed this list though I wish she’d spent as much time on trans-inclusion, racism-intersectionality with misogyny and rape culture as she did on ‘bitch’. 1. Stop making rape jokes. These jokes are becoming really popular right now and they are not funny. The other day, I heard a really famous musician say, “This is my rape face!” while narrowing his eyes and wrinkling up his...
If there is something different about you, wear it like a crown. It’s better to...– Unknown. (via avaadore)
parkers-mood-deactivated2010112 asked: I wish only that you would realize how immaculately, perpetually gorgeous you are, in every sense imaginable. All I could hope for you, that you carry yourself with the knowledge that your existence is enough to know that there’s still some beauty left on this earth.
My career choice was influenced by the realization that being on stage gives me...– Ginger Lee. (via avaadore)
Men have called me a feminazi, frigid, a bitch, but it all boils down to ‘You...– HBI member, KIM (via lipstick-feminists)
Success is never final, failure is never fatal. It’s courage that counts.– John Wooden (via soul-surfer)
anellaluciax: This ask was directed to my friend,... →
inherhipstheresrevolutions: Anonymous asked: You go on about being a feminist but ive seen you out a few times and pictures where you are wearing next to nothing or short skirts. Surely you wouldnt want to encourage the male whistles, calls, etc that you say you hate… Oh here we fucking go. DAMN FUCKING RIGHT I will wear…
I figured out two things this past weekend...
Guys love my glasses and I will never work nights when there’s football games. (Baseball games? We’re packed. Football? I make so little money, the club feels bad for me and doesn’t even charge me base rent.) J was out of town this weekend, so I had the whole place to myself. I started waking up half an hour earlier so that I could have a full hour to get all strippered up...
Republicans vote unanimously against equal pay for... →
feministslut: snowce: Senate Republicans voted unanimously Wednesday against a bill that would work to ensure fair pay for women, the Paycheck Fairness Act. The vote was 58-41. Despite the Senate having majority support, Democrats couldn’t muster the 60 votes they needed to overcome a Republican filibuster. good ol’ Republicans. Setting women’s rights back for as long as we can...
So if you speak to a woman who is otherwise occupied, you’re sending a subtle...– Kate Harding I so want to just copypaste this entire article into the consciousness of men everywhere. (via trespassurged) This is so true. If somebody wants to be left alone…leave them alone. (via missgingerlee)
Suicide is the third leading cause of death for...
missgingerlee: Because, well, I’ll always be willing to listen. =)
THIS. SO MUCH.
Reporter: So, why do you write these strong female characters?
Joss Whedon: Because you're still asking me that question.
It will take 10 women to amount to the 1 woman I am.– VV (via vintagevandalizm)
How Can Sex Be "Partly Consensual"? →
itsjustsex: Authorities in Evanston, Illinois will charge a 17-year-old student with misdemeanor criminal sexual abuse instead of a felony because the 14-year-old victim gave cops contradictory information. Apparently the sex was “not forced,” as she originally claimed, but “partly consensual.” Huh? During volunteer training for my local rape crisis center, I learned only 1% of women lie about...
I don’t know whether to be excited or scared. Or maybe I’m just getting ahead of myself.
When I’m good, I’m very, very good but when I’m bad, I’m...– Mae West
Male privilege is not a guarantor of either happiness or health, and trying...– Hugo Schwyzer (via gauntlet)
Reblog if you really fucking don't care who...
fuckchastity: .. or what clothes you wear, what’s your body shape or weight , if you smoke pot, have tried drugs, want to stay single or want to get married.. it’s your fucking life. Let me live mine.
Nothing worthwhile is ever easy. You have to work damn hard at everything. You...– (via bubbleteas) (via happythings) (via myluna) (via thedame)