if he thinks being president is hard on him, he should see what its doing to us.
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…
When I was 19 years of age, the sexual proclivities of young people wasn’t anything, anything like I see today.
What’s 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 isn’t exactly a contemporary figure.
Frederick Douglass died in 1895.
Black women have never labored under the assumption that all womanhood is created equal in a white supremacist society.
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.
I will take his thoughts with cautious optimism, but not be surprised if the domestic abuse scandal ever comes out.
Same reason Ron Swanson got the Dotty Everytime a Smurf award from the Indiana Women’s Association.
So “wokeboy” is our term for fuckboys who perform wokeness to get laid? Yes? Yes.
I saw him on The Nightly Show earlier this week. I get what he’s trying to do, but it just looks...off.
Why couldn’t they have had a woman host the Ms. Foundation Gloria Awards? I don’t care how fucking woke bae here is.
My mother raised my sister and I with the notion that I was the “pretty” one and should use my looks to land a rich husband and my sister was the “smart” one and should pursue a hardcore career despite her obvious creative talents. It was a somewhat Hiltonian way of raising us. It obviously screwed both of us because…
Yes! I know Adichie isn’t saying you should be a raging bitch to everyone all the time, and I totally get and agree with what she is saying: girls and women are encouraged to tie our self-worth to what other people think of us, and consequently we spend way too much time trying to change and conceal and lie about what…
Happy Monday! Let's all celebrate the new week with a little sweet justice, in the form of a tale of woe plucked from Reddit: An anonymous dude is very upset that, after he maneuvered his "big girl" girlfriend into an open relationship so he could score with mad babes, she's getting loads more dates than him.