Everything we feared about communism - that we would lose our houses and savings...– Jeff Sparrow (via lavenderlabia) ooop (via darkjez)
I have 1205 posts but only 165 likes. Have I got the balance wrong?
We don’t talk about justice anymore. None of us do; we just talk about human...– Arundhati Roy in her December 17, 2012 speech titled ‘We call this progress’ at Earth at Risk conference. (via zeram)
I can name a place where gays weren't killed for...
dansphalluspalace: Pre-contact America. whoops.
ineedmasculism: I need masculism because we’re having a severe thunderstorm warning, my neighbour’s dog won’t stop barking, and I stubbed my pinky toe on the bathroom door - and it’s all because of those pesky feminists!!
It is not difficult to be a revolutionary when revolution has already broken out...– Lenin, Left-Wing Communism: An Infantile Disorder(1920)
9 Out Of 10 Americans Are Completely Wrong About... →
Everything you’ve ever known is a lie. There is no progress, we are racing backwards at breakneck speed. Astonishing inequality getting far far far worse.
Here’s the thing. Men in our culture have been socialized to believe that their...– Why You Shouldn’t Tell That Random Girl On The Street That She’s Hot » Brute Reason (via cottonbutts)
No one is going to give you the education you need to overthrow them.– Assata Shakur (via ethiopienne)
My BFF Coming out to her 89 Year old Grandmother
BFF: Grandmother I need to talk to you
Grandma: [concerned voice] What? What is it? Are you sick?
BFF: No, no. Grandma. I'm gay.
BFF: I'm gay Grandma. I have a girlfriend now.
Grandma: [relieved voice] Oh honey, is that all? I thought you had cancer. Anytime someone needs to tell me something they are sick. Who's your girlfriend, when is her birthday? I'll bake her a pie.
marierioux: As someone who follows Ukrainian politics and has been watching FEMEN on the regular I thought I would bring attention to what is really going on here, and give some people in the West a little perspective on what it is they’re supporting/shaming. To understand FEMEN’s ideology, you have to know where their money is coming from, and who exactly are they. Their leader is Anna...
The refusal, especially among liberals, to believe that pornography has any real...– “Pornography’s Part in Sexual Violence” in The New Terrorism - Andrea Dworkin, 1981 (via shannonwest)
In pornography, even “soft core” pornography, women are always referred to by...– Why Men Can Dominate Women and Why They’ll Never Stop (via amazonfeminist)
home-of-amazons: fuckingradfems: Give me a non-religious source, and maybe I’ll stop laughing at you and finish this debate. Really? You’re going to cite a source from a Christian based organization? Of course Christians think porn is evil, moron. Show me a source that doesn’t have stories akin to “I found God and now I’m speaking out against the evils of porn.” Religious bias will not get me...