“You are strong. Your feelings are valid. Your memory is trustworthy. If you feel hurt, you have been hurt. If you feel angry, someone has up...”
“One white woman raised her hand and protested, “Why are we reading about Black people? I thought this was a women’s studies clas...”
Women are sharing their comebacks to instances of everyday sexism
and it’s amazing but wait there’s more omg and then from (x)
“Discrimination isn’t a thunderbolt, it isn’t an abrupt slap in the face. It’s the slow drumbeat of being underappreciated, feeling uncomfort...”
Reblog if you dont shave your legs everyday.
I just want everyone to see how unrealistic some expectations are.
“"White feminism" does not mean every white woman, everywhere, who happens to identify as feminist. It also doesn’t mean that every "wh...”
““Sex negative” and “sex positive” are relatively useless terms with regard to discussing feminist approaches to issues of sex and sexuality....”
“The fact is, like it or not, you still live a world where gender matters. Where gender controls not just the entire course of your life – bu...”
i never hear feminists talk about FGM, forced marriages, or acid attacks until a woman says she isnt a feminist. like dont fucking act like you give a shit about those women! you all complain about the wage gap (debunked), manspreading, and fucking Blurred Lines. when we say “women are not...
There’s a special place in hell for people who only care about the devastating things happening to women in overexploited countries when it can be used as a ploy to minimize the need for feminism in western countries.
12 Books to Keep Your Feminism Intersectional
by Crystal Paul of Bustle1. Women, Race, and Class by Angela Y. DavisThis is definitely one of the must-reads for any intersectional feminist. A bit dated at this point, but still important, it takes a look at the very issues of exclusion that have hindered the feminist movement since abolition days...