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Tyrion Lannister and Rape Culture

The hero worship of Tyrion Lannister is absolutely toxic and needs to stop. 

CW: rape, sexual assault. Also, spoilers (book)

First and foremost, I absolutely respect George RR Martin’s decision to write this character, and I do not feel that, by any means, Tyrion is the worst character in Westeros. 750 more words

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FEMINIST FRIDAY - PEGGY KULMIE

TODAY I WOULD LIKE TO INTRODUCE YOU TO A WOMAN WHO I HAVE HAD THE HONOR TO KNOW PERSONALLY AND PROFESSIONALLY FOR 14 YEARS PEGGY KULMIE. 295 more words

Audre Lorde.

It wasn’t until my senior year of college that I learned about the self described black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet Audre Lorde because it doesn’t seem like the mainstream queer community talks enough about our history, … 367 more words

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FEMINIST FRIDAY - DAISY BATES

TODAY I WOULD LIKE TO INTRODUCE YOU TO DAISY BATES A HEROINE OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT.

Daisy Bates
Publisher, Civil Rights Activist, Journalist (1914–1999) 579 more words

FF LitBundle : An Indian Book Subscription Box

When two book loving sisters join together in their quest for a good book, a service like Litbundle is created. That’s what 22 yr old Niki, the older of the two said to me the other day when I was asking her about her service. 711 more words

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THOUGHTS ON THURSDAY - CIVIL RIGHTS

MORE ABOUT DAISY BATES TOMORROW AT FEMINIST FRIDAY.

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FEMINIST FRIDAY - SYLVIA EARLE

Today I would like to introduce you to National Geographic Society Explorer-in-Residence Dr. Sylvia A. Earle, called “Her Deepness” by the New Yorker and the New York Times, “Living Legend” by the Library of Congress, and first “Hero for the Planet” by Time magazine. 1,141 more words