NYCyclist
NYCyclist
NYCyclist
Feb 8 2017
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Can you imagine the uproar if white people were enslaved for hundreds of years, and after having been freed were still denied basic rights for another century, and then were denied the tools that would allow them to better their overall circumstance like decent education and access to housing and banking, and then Read more

Feb 1 2017
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Whats even more bizarre about this is that Fredrick Douglass is one of like, 6 black people who you learn about in public school (along with Harriet Tubman, Rosa Parks, MLK, Chrispus Attucks and Dred Scott). Most 8th graders could probably tell you that Douglass isnt exactly a contemporary figure.

Apr 29 2016
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A couple of years ago I went to see Caitlin Moran speak. Sometimes I really like what Caitlin Moray has to say and sometimes I really don’t. Read more

Apr 29 2016
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He has at his disposable an infinite number of choices. He chooses to take photographs of himself Doing (what he thinks is) Feminism. He’s fine when he acknowledges his limitations, but he’s not obligated to make a instagram accounted devoted to his Very Feminist Rack and Pecs. It’s as NoOnesPost says, strangely (but Read more

Apr 29 2016
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That’s really it. He talks about social justice *as it relates to himself* a lot. Engaging in public self-correction is important if you’re a public figure, but he engages in reflexive public self-regard in a way that makes me think that Matt McGorry’s hierarchy of needs goes: Read more

Apr 29 2016
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Same reason Ron Swanson got the Dotty Everytime a Smurf award from the Indiana Women’s Association.

Apr 29 2016
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So “wokeboy” is our term for fuckboys who perform wokeness to get laid? Yes? Yes.

Apr 29 2016
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*shrug* I don’t think “I fuck up and it sucks” is necessarily inconsistent with narcissism, and there’s a lot about the way he performs allyship that seems narcissistic to me.

Apr 29 2016
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Because he does stuff like post a shirtless selfie of himself reading The New Jim Crow? Because he used an old body building picture to make his Free the Nipple post? Because he made two separate posts about a feminist t shirt he owns in the same week? Because he posted a selfie of himself reading “She Comes First”?

Apr 29 2016
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I still don’t trust it. He seems like a Hugo Schwyzer in the making.

Apr 29 2016
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I don’t see hate, just intense eye rolling, which he totally deserves.