Women are afraid of meeting a serial killer. Men are afraid of meeting someone...– When Strangers Click, a 2011 documentary about online dating. It reminds me of that famous Margaret Atwood quote: “Men are afraid that women will laugh at them. Women are afraid that men will kill them.” It also reminds me of something written by one of the mods of Sex Worker Problems: “Misandry...
Red No. 3: If I ask you to smile I'm only... →
rabbleprochoice: drst: red3blog: marfmellow: airfrosty: I’m not forcing you to do anything you don’t want to. why don’t you stop asking people to do anything with their bodies or themselves? it’s not your place. Gosh knows when I want to promote happiness in others, the first thing I think to do is to demand that… You would give people more happiness by leaving us in fucking peace,...
Catholic school tells trans student he must wear... →
gaywrites: St. Pius X Catholic High School in Albuquerque color-codes graduation attire for its students based on gender: white caps and gowns for girls, black robes for boys. Damien Garcia’s friends, family and teachers recognize him as a man. But because he’s transgender, his school says he must wear the graduation uniform designated for women or he won’t walk with his class. The school...
Trans inclusion will be a legislative priority over my dead body.– Elizabeth Birch, Human Rights Campaign Executive Director, 1995-2004 figured now would be a good time to remind everybody exactly who these people are and exactly how much they value trans people (yes, I realize Birch is no longer with the organization, but this is not because they found her...
Isn’t it funny? I’m enjoying my hatred so much more than I ever enjoyed love....– Janet Fitch, White Oleander (via lazyteen)
RNC Director Of Hispanic Outreach Quits Party And... →
justinspoliticalcorner: When Republicans appointed Pablo Pantoja to State Director of Florida Hispanic Outreach for the Republican National Committee, they hoped he would be able to bridge the sizable gap that only expanded during the 2012 elections, when the state’s 4.7 million Hispanic voters supported Barack Obama over Mitt Romney by a 20 percent margin. But after months of inaction by...