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If a black woman and a white woman both need emergency obstetric care, a Brazilian doctor will assist the white woman because of the stereot...
A cornered mouse will bite a cat. This does not reclassify the mouse as a predator or the cat as prey.
What if one day, a trans person did murder, rape, or beat somebody purely for being cis? Would you still deny that cisphobia exists? Think about it.
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Are you an actor or actress auditioning for roles on network television? Has your ethnic background, gender or sexual identity affected your...
it’s funny how if you’re not straight, the assumption is always that you like men like bisexual male: YOU’RE SECRETLY JUST GAY AND WANT TO HAVE SEX WITH MEN bisexual female: YOU’RE JUST FAKING IT FOR MALE ATTENTION gay male: YOU’RE ONLY GAY BECAUSE YOU DIDN’T HAVE...
The Student Non-Discrimination Act
The Student Non-Discrimination Act, or SNDA (pronounced “Senda”), is a bill that that would prohibit public schools from discriminating against students on the bias of actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identification. It would, for example:—Allow same-sex couples to ...
Thin privilege is being able to see people of your own body type in Les Miserables. Like, really. It’s my favorite musical, but there was not one single even remotely overweight person in the whole movie.  (Mod note: Not all people who are starving and/or food-insecure are thin. That’s i...
Did you know that after they switched to blind auditions, major symphony orchestras hired women between 30% to 55% more? Before bringing in “blind auditions” with a screen to conceal the the candidate, women in the top 5 major orchestras made up less than 5% of the musicians performing.
I used to be a clinical coder in one of the largest maternity hospitals in Scotland. It was my job to record ICD-10 codes for every procedure and diagnosis based on reading the hospital notes. The woman who trained me to do my job was less than competent. She told me that the bosses had complained t...
Samantha Elauf took Abercrombie & Fitch to the Supreme Court — and won.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday ruled in favor of a young Muslim woman who successfully sued Abercrombie & Fitch after the clothing retailer refused to hire her because she wears a headscarf. Only one judge stood by Abercrombie’s flimsy defense.
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Thin privilege is this series of advertisements encouraging fat people to give up on hobbies and instead use all their spare time striving to be thin.
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Shout out to interracial, bisexual, pansexual, genderfluid, and otherwise “gray” or “mixed” people who get to deal with shit from pretty much every angle all while having your identity erased, ignored, or redefined for you whenever another group sees fit. I see you, love you,...
Reasons why being gay is hard
•we have to buy abundant amounts of glitter •being fabulous all the time is exhausting •straight people crushes •dressing/looking nice all the time is time consuming •going to hell after dying •facing discrimination everyday •constant hair cuts •possible rejection by the people who raised you •the i...
The fucked up thing about this racist ass xenophobic ass country Is that no one is more patriotic than immigrants There is no one more in love with this country than a person who has left a life of struggle to come to this country for safety and opportunity
It’s easy to be considered a misandrist when men are socialized to feel entitled to women and our time. So, if you ignore them, you...
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