2. Realize (mid-way through your freshman year at liberal arts college) that girls don’t like it when you grab their boobs when you’re drunk at parties.
The very nature of Hollywood and politics being raised at the Oscars is problematic because it minimizes how important these issues really are, and it downplays how much power these celebrities have to change it.
I am more boldly, more vulgarly harassed when I am stopped at a light or riding past a group of men than I have ever been walking around the city. I have never seen a male cyclist experience the vitriolic objectification that my lady friends and I receive.
We want it to be all about us and us alone. If you’re not with us, you’re against us.
I don’t know what I expected when I told the people closest to me. A rainbow cupcake? Nothing prepared me for people’s feelings of anger, disbelief and betrayal.
We must not dismiss or discredit the American experience of others because it is not our own American experience.
Is monogamy not real or are my friends just a little promiscuous? Let’s look at some data.
White (passing, if not self-identifying) Jews are the only group of people who have a history of genocide, and within generations, internationally and in the United States, hold large amounts of economic, social and military power.
Seriously, can you imagine making one million dollars per month? On your main channel alone? Not even taking in to account sponsorship deals through other platforms like Instagram, or campaign contracts? It’s mind blowing.
A rape accusation cannot, by definition be false. If a woman feels that she has been raped in whatever way, she has been raped. End of story.