It has come to my attention that there exists a large, vocal group of individuals who think their right to be homophobes is greater than the right equal rights. 1,278 more words
For those who have been with me in history classes, they know of my feminist side. I get a little passionate about equality between the sexes, and when studying women in history, have gotten in a few heated discussions about the plight of some historical female figures. 178 more words
In a world of sensationalised media it has become all too easy to lose grasp of what this word, this concept, really means. These days the word has gained far too many negative connotations, inspiring images of angry, moaning, men-hating women who hide themselves and their actions behind this empty term. 244 more words
Gentrification’s insidious violence: The truth about American cities | Salon (via america-wakiewakie)
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Gentrification is violence. Couched in white supremacy, it is a systemic, intentional process of uprooting communities… central act of violence is one of erasure.