In my personal opinion, as a black woman, this Taylor Swift outrage is beyond over the top.
This is not a Lily Allen/Miley Cyrus situation. Those two women EXCLUSIVELY used black women’s bodies as sexual objects. Their back up dancers were exclusively black women, and their only use was to be…
Taylor swift just made an entire video based off of people thinking she can’t dance god bless
This, ladies and gentlemen, is pure sexism in everyday society.
Casual observation that it’s mostly girls drooling over guys and then calling the girls whores
Taylor Swift - Shake it Off
One of these days my knowledge of myths and fairy tales and tv shows and weird facts is going to come in handy just you wait
Paul F. Tompkins, succinctly explaining why you call people what they want to be called, whether it’s “little people” or “transgender” or “chairperson” or “Bob”. It’s not about being politically correct and it’s not about you. It’s about basic decency and respect. (via ericmortensen)
#when I started mentally replacing ‘politically correct’ with ‘respectful’#what was and wasn’t appropriate or valid to say was infinitely clearer to me#because being politically correct is about knowing the secret code and being invincible to being called out#and that’s not the point#the point is that if someone experiences the world in a way that I’m not used to accomodating#it’s my job to learn how to accomodate them
Learn how to braid your hair like the ladies in Game of Thrones.
ur 35 u lil shit
this is my favorite post on tumblr
Play on, hale fellows. Alright, read ‘em and weep, gentlemen.
Mark Ruffalo is reblogging gifs of himself and commenting on his characters. My life is complete.
pls give me a franchise where, when a good female character turns evil, she is not immediately dressed in a bondage-inspired outfit that is 2 strips of leather and a thong and instead dresses in sensible jeans and combat boots and a comfy jacket because hello, evil agenda here, there’s no time to be objectified, world domination is priority