Slurs are not oppressive because they are offensive, they are oppressive because slurs by nature of being slurs draw upon certain power dynamics to remind their target of his/her/their vulnerability in a certain relation to power and as an extension of that, to threaten violence and exploitation of that vulnerability.
Going hiking today with the cutie in grocery
It is raining like crazy but we gon go anyway
Interestingly, when cash welfare had first been created back in the 1930s (and when access had been restricted to white women), allowing mothers to stay home and raise kids, and not have to work in the labor force, had been articulated as the very purpose of the program. Only when women of color began to gain access to the same benefits did the nation suddenly decide that welfare was bad for you, made you lazy, and needed to be replaced with compulsory employment.
My boyfriend’s SUPER hot friend nibbled his ear this weekend?? And I am SO MAD I DIDNT GET TO WITNESS IT UGH
"The Breast Portrait Journal" by Clarity Haynes
Are mix CDs still cool gifts or am I way behind the times?