3 percent of the decision-making in media comes from women. That means 97...– Independent Lens, PBS “Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines” (via ihopeyoucontinue4ever) It also means that 97 percent of how men are portrayed in media are decided on by men. Something to remind MRAs and their ilk of when they complain about the stereotype of men as inept...
Abortion seems to be the only medical procedure that people want to deny you...– Worry About Your Own Uterus: (via punkrockmermaid)
"You're pretty good at _______ for a woman."
whoneedsfeminism: I need feminism because once, after giving detailed highway directions to another woman, she replied: “Wow, you’re pretty good at directions, for a woman.” When misogyny is so ingrained into society that other women find it appropriate to use phrases like this, social change is necessary.
Just a note to all people planning on giving blood, remember it only has a shelf...– SA forums goon Epiphyte (via vastderp) Useful information! Please consider spacing out your donations! (and if you can, please donate)
sassy-gay-army-doctor: el-masreya: Slavery: “GET OVER IT!” Imperialism: “GET OVER IT!” Exploitation: “GET OVER IT!” World Starvation: “GET OVER IT” Genocide: “GET OVER IT!” Occupation: “GET OVER IT!” 9/11: “NEVER FORGET!” That… That is an awfully good point.
UFC Suspends Mitrione For Berating Trans Fighter... →
projectqueer: Matt Mitrone was suspended for making transphobic remarks regarding recently out transgender fighter Fallon Fox BY MICHELLE GARCIA TW: misgendering, transmisogyny, transphobic remarks Fallon Fox and Matt Mitrione A UFC fighter was suspended after making transphobic remarks about transgender fighter Fallon Fox on a webcast of The MMA Hour. Matt Mitrione had just won a match...
shaletown: pratfall: how to dress for your shape: are you human-shaped? play up your natural sex appeal by wearing whatever the fuck you want ditto
The real horror here is that Boys Don’t Cry was based on a true story. Brandon...– Anya Josephs, Sexism is Not Actually “Edgy” | SPARK a Movement (via sparkamovement)
Faded_Elegance: Holy Sexism, Batman! →
fadedelegance: I love how, in the latest 5 Hour Energy commercials, the ones with the guy have him being such a high achiever: skydiving, writing a book, swimming the English Channel, etc etc, yet the one they just released featuring a woman has her doing, guess what: housework and taking care of kids at home. So men are high achievers, while women are just supposed to stay at home and take...
Two other women, also breast cancer survivors, said their husbands left them...– My Beef with the “I Love Boobies” Bracelets (via presidentjonesco) ^^^THIS TIMES A MILLION (via creepsandbigotsondatingsites)
Snowed In! Skype Movie Night.
Tonight we are staying snuggled up in our beds and we are watching movies 1,563 miles apart from each other. Thank God for Skype and Netflix. Stuff like this keeps me going. Only 35 and a half more days!
33113: don’t be too clingy don’t be such a ‘girl’ be a woman but be hairless like a child don’t wear skimpy outfits don’t be such a ‘slut’ be modest but take it off when i ask don’t assert yourself don’t be such a ‘bitch’ be nice to me but don’t be a fucking doormat don’t be ignorant don’t be such a ‘bimbo’ be intelligent but don’t argue your opinion with me don’t wear make-up ever don’t be so...
: “When gays get so angry about a chicken... →
pinkpanthers: “When gays get so angry about a chicken sandwich, it is because Chick-fil-A has given around $5 million to fight to discriminate against us. When we praise brave Eagle Scouts who give up their badges in protest of the Boy Scouts of America’s prejudice, it’s not about scoring political points;…
I'm gonna cave.
Why am I still craving cigarettes?! It’s been 80 days since I quit! My urge to drive to the gas station is so strong right now:(
Hey, I’m not racist or anything, but I’m going to keep repeating all the same...– (via everminding) LOL, this perfectly highlights why I side eye people who say “they aren’t racist” and are just being ironic. (via evolutia)
Rape culture is a culture in which people who have survived a violent crime are...– (via aneuromess) Rape jokes are unacceptable and should not be tolerated under any circumstances. (via yorubadiaspore)
Rape culture are the things that allow rape to seem normal and prevent survivors...– (via alecmurder)