Rape Culture 101


Rape Culture 101:
After I was date-raped, I had to explain to the authorities:
-what outfit I wore
-what I drank
-what I ate
-what I said
-if I crossed my legs
-how I laughed
-if I laughed
-the makeup I wore
-what underwear I wore

April 25th IS The Perfect Date

April 25th IS The Perfect Date



I have been waiting all year to post this.

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[IMAGE: Two screenshots from a movie with beauty pageant contestants (Miss Congeniality) and William Shatner as the MC or whoever.  Su…

Tyler Perry’s little outburst at Spike Lee has shown up so many times in my newsfeed that I finally broke down and read about the press conference and then this letter he posted on his website called “They Are Trying To Kill Madea!”1 My first thought: Well, I certainly hope so. But, you know, I […]

Mattress Firm refuses to sell to Muslim woman:
Syeeda Hussaini has suffered from neck pain the past few years, to the extent that it’s difficult for her to drive and get a good night’s rest.So on a recent weekend, she, her husband, and their three…

Five Different Types Of Racism Explained: lipsbetweenthehips:

Something About The Subject Makes It Hard To Name by Gloria Yamato (1991)

She argues that there are five main types of racism, each equally as detrimental as the next:
Aware/Blatant Rac…