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stvincentinexile:

If you are part of a privileged group and have to constantly demand that somebody in an oppressed group say “not all (insert privileged group here) are like that” 

what you are really demanding is that they reassure you that you’re not like that and you’re not being held accountable 

which is a cowardly thing to do and also shows the great lengths you will go to in order to avoid examining your role in a toxic system

xgallifrey

thecreepylittlegirl:

You can’t pick and choose what parts of feminism you want. You can’t support your queer sisters but not your trans sisters. You can’t support your fat sisters but not your sisters of colour. Being a feminist means creating a positive and equal space for women. The second you start excluding women based on which characteristics you do or do not find appealing you have defeated the whole point of being a feminist.

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dogbun:

Thanks to the efforts of the San Mateo and the Santa Clara Sheriff’s Department, Emma Pickett was found early this morning. I (Paige, her girlfriend) just spoke to her mother on the phone and she’s recovering in a local hospital. Of course, you understand the need for privacy at this time.

Her…