There has to be a marriage within every woman between the physical and the...– Tori Amos(via allabouttoriamos)
My views are that people do not “lose their virginity”. Sex is not a dryer and...– sexisbeautiful (via harrypitts)
Rough sex/kinky play is not automatically rape,...
askforconsentalways: What makes something rape is the absence of consent. As long as an activity is consensual for both/all parties, thumbs up.
What we found was that in G-rated movies, for every one female character, there...– Geena Davis (via reelaroundthefountain) I will forever love her for “The Long Kiss Goodnight”. Rock on, Geena. (via squee-gee)
Thoughts from The Crohner: I didn't know this was... →
thecrohner: Why do people make it seem like you being sick is a problem for them? Like it’s something purposeful you do or can control? Sure some people will manipulate it and use it to get spoiled but the majority of people I know or have met and come to know, aren’t thinking that way. There’s a difference… This is how I feel today.
‘Cause the thing is, you and the guys you hang out with may not really mean...– My brilliant friend Kate Harding: http://kateharding.net/2007/04/14/on-being-a-no-name-blogger-using-her-real-name/ (via sanitywatchers)
Being triggered doesn't equal being offended.
gkayy: Why do people in the social justice community still think this?
Hey Tumblr: what's up with guilt-tripping...
creatrixtiara: Does an international sports body changing the rules to make skirts mandatory for women to increase the glamour factor - with hardly any fanfare or dissent - not matter to any of you at all? Because it didn’t come from the US?
Pat Robertson: Liberals like abortion because it...
thelifeofhannah: uncivil-disobedience: http://www.rightwingwatch.org/content/robertson-left-backs-abortion-rights-make-straight-women-more-lesbians Pat Robertson doesn’t know how to actually think before he speaks, does he?
Developing love and compassion and reducing anger and spite is a universal...– Dalai Lama (via pandacake)
Cristina Olvera: There are many misconceptions of...
butitbeatquiet: “Fibromyalgia pain is constant and never goes away. The intensity will change, but it never completely stops. Sometimes the pain will be more of nuisance rather than excruciating pain that affects daily tasks. Other times the pain will be so bad that those with the condition can’t function. Along with changes in intensity there are also different types of pain. The pain of...
I am not here to pet your head and cater to your masculine desires on your...– Kitty Stryker - Purrrversality
A new study looking at 100 top-grossing movies from 2008 finds that women speak...– ONTD via Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism (via thepoliticalpartygirl)
The fact that the words “r*pe” and “joke” can even go next to each other and be...– inherhipstheresrevolutions.tumblr.com AMEN to this exact sentence. When we all feel that way about r*pe jokes, we’ll be living in a better world. (via miraclesaremadeofluckandtime)
If someone thinks that love and peace is a cliche that must have been left...– John Lennon (via solilunaire)
Fear of The Chronically Ill
supermodelrevealed: For all the chronically ill out there in Tumblrland….I salute you. What some of us go through in a week, most people don’t experience in a year, a decade, or even a lifetime. Surviving and remaining strong and resolute is not an easy thing to do. Even when sometimes you just want to give up. I’ve experienced people giving up on me. It’s like I’m already six feet...
Proof that street and sexual harrassment is NOT a... →
inherhipstheresrevolutions: This blog is awesome for existing.