It’s hard to know what’s worse – feeling excluded by the world or feeling excluded by your own community.
I will not forget about the countless men and women who were beaten, abused, and murdered so that I might have the right to vote. Thank you for your sacrifice; I will exercise my right to vote until the moment I can’t breathe.
The Interview and Charlie Hebdo were not just exercising their free speech, and to boil the discussion down to such a fluffy, easily digestible term is intellectually fraudulent.
This year’s Oscars nominations are predictably, disgustingly white.
There is a positive side and a negative side and I would be remiss to pretend that being black is all glitter and gold, because it’s not.
4. Western men date Asian girls because they can’t get a REAL WOMAN.
Racism won’t go away by refusing to talk about it or pretending that it doesn’t exist.
“Without a clear indication of the author’s intent, it is difficult or impossible to tell the difference between an expression of sincere extremism and a parody of extremism.”
When you pass laws against “hate speech” you’re giving the power of censorship to those in power.
Although they may have made her felt powerful and sexy after having her baby, the actual images are inherently racist and problematic within the scope of both feminism and racism.