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Video Blog #3

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Stuff we mentioned in the video

11/6/15 VACFSS Coffee House, The Cultch, 1895 Venables St, Vancouver, CLICK HERE for more info (short duo set with musician collaboration) 44 more words

A Shitty Epiphany

I feel more vulnerable as an adult speaking, than I did as a molested child who never spoke.

I had a shitty epiphany tonight when I realized the above. 733 more words

Life Chatter

Be heard ( a senryu)

In the silenced words

Is so much love that is lost

Be loud and be heard.

-Manvendra Vidyarthi

(The Stories beneath the eyes)


The Goals vs. Gains of Political Correctness: Losing the War of Words & Making Enemies Where There Were None

Today I came across a video of MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry, as she took offense to a guest’s use of the term ‘hard worker’ Saturday, arguing that it diminished the experiences of slaves.“If there’s somebody who is a hard worker when he goes to Washington, it’s Paul Ryan,” argued conservative guest Alfonso Aguilar. 3,089 more words

Art & Culture

How I smiled and sat next to my rapist in biology class convincing the world I was O.K #beenrapednotreported

Last night I was triggered. It wasn’t the first and it won’ be the last time it will happen. I never know when it’s going to happen or what will cause it: A song, a smell, or in this case an episode of… 1,742 more words

All That Matters:Being against the acknowledgement that #BlackLivesMatter

I’m having a difficult time understanding why so many people are against The Black Lives Matter movement. How can one deny a movement that’s so necessary and prevalent? 643 more words

Silence, Silenced and Silencing

I have plunged into silence.

I have a list of reasons as long as my arm (too tired, too busy, too distracted…) but the core of it is that I have a habit of falling into silence when things get hard.  111 more words