Nonviolence is an inherently privileged position in the modern context. Besides...– -Peter Gelderlos, Why Nonviolence Protects the State- Nonviolence is Racist (via tahlalaliaaa) Note gelderloos is white and an activist who went to jail and learned a lot from within the system. Learned a lot from poc in prison and is pretty young too. I think he makes a lot of credits to poc and...
The less you think about your oppression, the more your tolerance for it grows....– Assata Shakur: An Autobiography
White people get mad when you wear a band t shirt of a band you don’t listen to, but they’re fine with wearing headdresses from cultures they know and care nothing about.
I don’t think the comment “bisexuals have straight privilege unless they’re in...– Chandra on Autostraddle (via my-drop-is-full-of-tree-branches) A bisexual or queer person who is in a “heterosexual” relationship DOES benefit from a level of privilege (unquestioned right to marriage, ability to be in public with your partner without receiving homophobic comments, less likely to...
full moon on my birthday this year aw yiss.
I stayed in bed for over an hour looked at things on my phone I felt slightly...– “Today My Alarm Went Off at 12:30 p.m.,” Mira Gonzalez
Vicious and vulnerable. That’s me.– Josh Marquis
Also just a public service announcement:
sulitati: Crossing the border into the US without documents is a misdemeanor. It is not a felony. It’s no more a crime than driving without your license. Furthermore, being in this country without papers isn’t a crime at all. Your method of entry is a misdemeanor, but your presence in this country will never be “illegal”.