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It's Not All Racism and Sexism

Today rattled me pretty badly. The attitudes expressed were not attitudes I was surprised by, I knew they existed, but I have never heard them on this scale. 1,674 more words

Random Life Stuff

Brownsplaining: Microaggression Edition

By Puja

It is time for another installment of Brownsplaining! That whacky segment where people of color explain why something someone said to/about a brown person is offensive and/or wrong. 1,143 more words

Mindfulness

Stop being a pussy

Remember back in grade school when those kids called you fat? Remember middle school when you slipped on the ice and everyone laughed at you? Remember when that girl Kelsey thought you were staring at her boobs and slapped you but it was really just your lazy eye? 1,281 more words

Korzybski's Nightmare: The Sapir-Whorf Hypothesis and Why You're a Fucking Racist

If you’re going to debate the Social Justice Warrior (SJW), then you’re going to have to learn what the Hell they’re actually talking about. This is not as easy as it sounds. 360 more words

Just Call Me "Janella!"

—April 16, 2016

Hallelujah! I have seen the light and now realize the long-term error of my ways….

I will no longer engage in behaviour that diminishes or demeans marginalized people and cultures, and will cleanse my speech of microaggressions that might prove insulting to anyone. 615 more words

Social Commentary

On the Inside Looking... Further Inside

I’m from the Internet. Call me an irresponsible basement dweller if you’d like, but it gives me a little unique insight into the direction popular culture will be headed. 348 more words