Dignity means everything to the black middle class, especially where their...– Caille Millner: On Whitney Houston, Black Middle Class Girls, and the Reagan Years (via britticisms)
I most recently noticed the impact that the openness of artists like Nicki Minaj...– Sabia McCoy-Torres does a fascinating analysis on Nicki Minaj’s images on New York City’s queer youth of color on the R today. (via racialicious)
Watching the debate.
How are these people obsessed with marriage and two-parent households (only male/female partnerships, goes without saying) but opposed to sex ed and contraception? I have been trying to work out how this makes sense for years and I am not making any progress. I disagree with a lot of the things Republicans think, but usually I can figure out why they think them. This one just does not compute.
in 1965, after keeping a journal for seven years, i concluded that i had nothing...– priscilla lang, “we called ourselves sisters,” in the feminist memoir project: voices from women’s liberation. i never have any idea what i’m talking about when i start. ”YOU WRITE TO FIND OUT WHAT IT IS.” (via karaj) I need to read this quote every single day. I think we all need to read this...