Women are afraid of meeting a serial killer. Men are afraid of meeting someone...– When Strangers Click, a 2011 documentary about online dating. It reminds me of that famous Margaret Atwood quote: “Men are afraid that women will laugh at them. Women are afraid that men will kill them.” It also reminds me of something written by one of the mods of Sex Worker Problems: “Misandry...
I actually watched a TV show recently that was supposedly about this traumatic...– “‘We Have Always Fought’: Challenging the ‘Women, Cattle and Slaves’ Narrative” by Kameron Hurley — A Dribble of Ink (via existentialcrisisfactory)
I just thought it was so romantic—the idea that you don’t need to be loved in...– Ryan Gosling (via imfantasyparade)
If you think that the nice guy ranting only happens on the internet, you’ve...– It’s Not Just the Internet. It Never Has Been. (via loveyourrebellion)
American workers are more likely to be killed by their boss than a terrorist.– Every day, workers are forced to minimize safety in order to keep their jobs. The vast majority of American workers have no unions to defend their right to workplace safety. The U.S. Department of Labor and other federal agencies do not protect workers from being killed on the job. The explosion...
So how old should your child be for you to start teaching them about rape? I...– Jim Hines, on “How Old Should My Child Be Before I Start Teaching Him/Her about Rape?” (via jhameia)
If guns don’t kill people, and people kill people,...
The SAT is a scam. It has been around for 50 years. It has never measured...– John Katzman, founder of The Princeton Review (via loveyourchaos) and much more can be criticized… but lets leave it at that for the moment… (via jacosorio)
Sometimes, I feel the past and the future pressing so hard on either side that...– Evelyn Waugh (via hellanne)
The effects of unchecked criminalization: Teen... →
edwardspoonhands: laurennmcc: fuckyeahfeminists: This is what the school-to-prison pipeline looks like. This is how black youth are criminalized. She was doing a science experiment She’s being charged as an ADULT She’s being charged with a FELONY If this all goes the way the prosecution wants, this young woman will be LEGALLY discriminated against for the rest of her life. No voting,...
I’m going to tell you what a demon once told me: It is okay to want your own...– SonneillonV (via archangeltyrael)