|—||Dodinsky (via psych-facts)|
Do not forget Gaza.
Do not forget how the media dehumanized the lives of 2,145 people who were slaughtered and the 11,000 who have been irreversibly injured.
Do not forget how the media has tried to justify their slaughter and injuries.
Do not forget that 89 families…
William Jennings Bryan, Principal Speech Against Unconditional Repeal (16 August 1893).
demonize poor women for wanting to terminate pregnancy they can’t afford
demonize poor women for applying for government assistance to raise the child they didn’t want because they couldn’t afford it by referring to them as “welfare queens”
Rafel De La Lande
[Image Description: @ hatfulofalex tweeted: Dear Dove, What skin color is “normal”?? The photo displays a dove skincare product with the words “normal to dark skin” on the bottle.]
wow im just going to leave this here
Someone got fired
Nah, they meant it. LOL.
Dove sells skin whitening products overseas. Don’t act like these beauty brands weren’t made with a specific demographic in mind. xD
California supplies nearly half of all U.S. fruits, vegetables, and nuts. But the state’s drought is currently taking its toll.
Anita Sarkeesian, whose excellent Tropes vs Women in Video Games series is an important contribution to the discussion of gender and games, has been driven from her home by enraged male gamers whose stalking, and explicit, credible threats of sexual violence against her and her family convinced her to go into hiding.
In so doing, these men have ably demonstrated the point Sarkeesian sought to make all along: that gaming is riddled with misogynistic violence, and that this violence reflects a real-world misogyny rampant within the gaming world.
Trolls drive Anita Sarkeesian out of her house to prove misogyny doesn’t exist [Adi Robertson/The Verge]
It’s funny because her critics were bemoaning how long it was taking her to release her videos and that it was her wasting the money she was donated. When she was dealing with fucking death threats and being driven out of her fucking house.
As an introvert, I’ve done, and do, all of these things…. constantly.
Literally do these all the time
To all of you: THANK YOU. I feel less alone.
I had no idea this was common to all introverts. This makes me feel so much better.
Story of my life