From the author to a d-bag commenter called Steve who says feminism is a movement of misfits
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It's hard :( I feel like the avon ladies of feminism - we should be kind and approachable while we're trying to recruit people to the cause. But so much gets diluted.
Yes it will :)
She's an activist and very active on social media: https://twitter.com/clementine_for… I think it would take a very real personal toll. I know twitter can be toxic to feminists. She's a face of feminism for the Daily Life so she probably gets a lot of fem 101 questions. I really like her columns. She's very funny and…
I don't have these conversations FULL STOP. There just isn't enough xanax. I don't completely agree with everything she says but I do think it's a discussion worth having. She says
I feel like that first paragraph is me (apart from the 2 years bit, obvs). I don't think I knew about the TED talk but I really like those so I'll be sure to check it out.
I don't know because I'm 100 in internet years :)
I'll go ahead and assume this
Agh! Kinja closed that early. To add - I love hearing these stories. I hear so many that emphasise how hard it gets as a child grows into a young adult and you have to deal with bullying and exclusion. My hearts breaks thinking about it. I haven't watched a lot of documentaries because I tear up whenever I think about…
This should definitely be a thing and we should definitely make it happen.
I think all pets must hate costumes. Maybe except these gorgeous little Yorkshire Terriers I've seen wearing tartan waistcoats in winter. But they look really cool.
One night, when I've had enough to drink, we should start up a "Shit from parents who don't understand ASD kids." I love my son (and my neurotypical daughter!) but sometimes I *hate* other people.
I know that shark suit would have been hell for the cat to wear but I love it anyway.
Too many times I've run into people who don't know what it's like to have a special needs child.