Tragically, we are witnessing a resurgence of harmful misogynist assumptions...– bell hooks, Feminism Is For Everybody (via lipsbetweenthehips)
We know the road to freedom has always been stalked by death.– Angela Davis (via revolutionnow)
Profile: Renée →
genderfork: You can call me… Renée. I identify as… Recently as queer, before that as lesbian, and before I began grade school and had to give up superman boy’s briefs I was Ken, just one of the… God damn. What a stone cold fox.
The revolution and women’s liberation go together. We do not talk of women’s...– Thomas Sankara, often called the “Che Guevara of Africa.” Marxist revolutionary, Pan-Africanist, Guerilla and the first president of Burkina Faso. (via deafmuslimpunk)
Let me put it to you this way. Rape culture is a culture in which people who...– —Shaker everstar, in comments, on troll-watch in the wee hours, hitting the nail on the head like whoa. (via sisterhoodispowerful) For fucking real, though.
The only rule that ever made sense to me I learned from a history, not an...– Max Brooks (via 500daysofkissingmypillow)
Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples...– Maya Angelou (via pascolito)
Julia Serano: Bisexuality does not reinforce the... →
chunkymilk: genderqueer: An extract: “The reason why I identify as bisexual is two-fold. First, on a physical level, the attraction that I feel toward male-bodied people feels very different to me on a visceral level than the attraction that I feel toward female-bodied people. And having sex with a female partner feels very different to me than having sex with a male partner. Such...
Before our white brothers arrived to make us civilized men, we didn’t have any...– John Lame Deer, Native American “holy man” (via fairuzaa) (via rangeenhaseena) (via cuntymint) (via hannabis) (via touchmybodayyy) (via theslowcollapseofsociety) (via therecipe) (via fuckyeahradicalquotes)
“I often wish I had the strength to commit suicide, but on the other hand, if I had, I probably wouldn’t feel the need…. If life were merely a habit, I should commit suicide; but even now, more or less desperate, I cannot but think, ‘Something wonderful may happen.’ It is not optimism, it is a rejection of self-pity (I hope) which leaves a loophole for life…. I merely choose to...
You Don’t Have to Be Pretty. You don’t owe prettiness to anyone. Not to your...– Erin, “A Dress a Day” (via lollaloves)