We shouldn’t be profiting from our students who are drowning in debt while we’re...– Senator Elizabeth Warren (via azspot)
I find that most people worth knowing are fucked up in some way or another.– Jonathan Tropper (via drug-fairy)
This society has set up a weird system where blacks can’t be black, but whites...– Thisiswhiteprivilege (via explodingstardust)
graceebooks: men at large feel like they are being robbed of something when an attractive woman with a 90% chance of developing breast cancer gets a double mastectomy what better illustration of the male sense of sexual entitlement do you need
Men and women are misogynistic for different reasons: men to marginalize women,...– http://www.shakesville.com/2010/01/feminism-101.html (via pomegranateblood)
I’m never gonna wait that extra twenty minutes to text you back, and I’m...– Andrea Gibson (via the-healing-nest)
what you said was: "i don't respect women who don't respect themselves"
what you meant was: "i and society as a whole hold women up to ridiculous respectability standards directly relating to the "purity" of said women while hypersexualizing them at the same time and if you are a woman and don't fit my awkward monolith of criteria then i refuse to acknowledge your humanity"
what i heard was: "hi i'm a misogynist piece of shit, please punch me in my face"
I can’t stand it to think my life is going so fast and I’m not really living it.– Ernest Hemingway, The Sun Also Rises (via superchilldude)
It’s a monumental overask to expect women to be gentle with the egos of men who...– No One is Entitled to Sex: Why We Should Mock the Nice Guys of OkCupid (via peachersen)
I’m past needing a man in my bed. I need a man in my head. Someone who can...– Maxine Shaw (via michme)
Okay, guy, so why do you feel like you want/need/deserve to settle down with a...– Female ‘Purity’ Is Bullshit (via daniellemertina)
my hopeless romantic ass.
Sometimes I’m terrified of my heart; of its constant hunger for whatever it is...– Edgar Allan Poe (via n0tr3allyafairy)
Men often see women, and specifically Black women outside the immediate family,...– Haki R. Madhubuti, “On Becoming Anti-Rapist” (via wretchedoftheearth)
Stay close to anything that makes you glad you are alive.– Hafiz (via viage)
daniellemertina: hebrewguts: maarnayeri: You know how you have those moments of impulsivity and forgo all logic and instinct to invite a person back into your life because they provide you temporary feelings of elation and euphoria, just to crash in a predictable and inevitable reality of despair and disappointment? Don’t do that to yourself. i learned. if that’s not the truth…
One cannot simply knuck if they are not buck.
abortionista: if u think my constant vocal feminism is annoying imagine how annoying the patriarchy is to me
If we wait until we’re ready, we’ll be waiting for the rest of our lives.– Lemony Snicket, The Ersatz Elevator (via thebooker)