"A new study shows that men are threatened by confident women taking pictures of themselves, and call these women stupid, socially inept, and ugly. In other news, the world is round, the sky is blue, and the patriarchy is still shitty."
The fact that people actually spend money on these studies to research shit that irrelevant irritates me. Do you know how much money goes into committing research?
You cannot be racist to white people
just like you can’t fire your boss
because you don’t have that power
See, this is a great analogy because an employee can say the same words to their boss and it would have a completely different effect as their boss saying…
So far, 56 Israelis have signed a petition saying they refuse to serve in the Israeli military reserves. We talk to one of them today.
"We are more than 50 Israelis who were once soldiers and now declare our refusal to be part of the reserves. We oppose the Israeli Army and the conscription law. Partly, that’s because we revile the current military operation," writes Yael Even Or in her open letter in the Washington Post.
She joins Democracy Now! today to tell her story. Click here to watch her interview, along with Israeli war resister Yonatan Shapira.
You’re allowed to criticize institutions (read: university) you’re a part of. You’re allowed to want to see change. Don’t let anyone tell you you should “be grateful” because the institution is providing a service for you and you should just “accept” things as they are
being an adult sucks cause when people ask you to hang out you cant be like “my mom said no” you just have to change your name and move away
I’m pretty sure most adults just have kids so that they can switch to “sorry but I can’t get a babysitter.”