shady-lady: Summer Skye: Women’s College Problems #339 Scripps has made me into a crazy feminist and it’s one of my favorite things about this school! womenscollegeproblems: The lack of enthusiasm for Women’s colleges from students of Women’s colleges. Women’s institutions were founded to instill a sense of solidarity, agency and independence within a subordinated gender. Please...
Women's College Problems #339
womenscollegeproblems: The lack of enthusiasm for Women’s colleges from students of Women’s colleges. Women’s institutions were founded to instill a sense of solidarity, agency and independence within a subordinated gender. Please do not succumb to the stereotypes that a patriarchal mass has put upon our schools, instead, work to rejuvenate the initial purpose of our Institutions. Yes yes...
I know so many people who are engaged / with child / married. Can’t handle it. STOP. Get out of my life.
Here’s what you need to realise about anti-racism: It’s not about you. It’s not...– VELOCICRAFTOR (via sapphrikah) I’m going to keep this in mind.
This is me. Begging you. No matter who you are. Imagine Others Complexly. Please.
Are whites racially oppressed? →
Feminist texts written by women of color
mylifeasafeminista: This list is stil a work in progress, but I really wanted to get it posted. I have either read parts of/all of the texts below or they have been recommended to me. Please reblog and add your own suggestions to the list. Each time someone adds something new, I’ll go back to this original post and make sure to include them. Thanks and enjoy! Books Women, Race, and Class by...
But when a saga popular with pre-adolescent girls peaks romantically on a night...– NPR’s Linda Holmes reviews Twilight Breaking Dawn, Pt. 1 (via diandrabird) Totally agree with this. Meyer doesn’t actually depict the sex scene itself, and can you imagine if she had? “Edward’s hands on my throat almost choked out my breath,” “his grip on my wrists almost made me cry as I looked...
I am a feminist, but I don't call myself one.
tangledupinlace: innerfatgirl: saminal: I will never deny being a feminist until the movement has rendered itself obsolete, but as an identity to offer others, it falls far short. And has far too many (mostly false but still extant) negative connotations. At least if I introduce myself as an equalist or a hungry virgin I’m more likely to be met with “so… what’s that?” than “but… you’re a...
Anonymous asked: Happy Thanksgiving Summer Skye D L! I would like to send you a personal message, but I can't on here. I friended you on FB; if you could friend me back, you and I have a lot to talk about. Hope to hear from you. Enjoy the holiday, and friend me on Friday or Saturday. Are you willing to talk?
When you get down to it, Earth has our own great ranges of feeling - Rocky, Smoky, Blue- and a heart that can melt stones. The still pools fill with sky, as if aloof, and we have eyes for all of this - and more for Earth’s reminding moon. We too are ruled by such attractions - spun and swaddled, rocked and lent a ight. We run our clocks on wheels, our trains on time. But all...
It has been 3 years 10 months And 27 days Since the first time I saw you...– Andrea Gibson, “How It Ends” (via loveyourchaos)
He believes in me. He thinks that I can do real things and accomplish real goals. SO DO I! :D
I am over the passivity of good men. Where the hell are you?– Eve Ensler: Over It (via merrymaryme)
In an ideal world no one would talk before 10am. People would just hug, because...– Zooey Deschanel. (via almostemily)
He would want me if I weighed less. How am I supposed to think about that? :(