A comfort zone is a nice place..
but nothing grows there
White People Logic, Part 2341234:White People:
Despite terms like the n-word and "chink" being rooted in oppression, slavery, genocide, and lynching, I feel like I should be able to say them.
why would you want to say it anyways?
...because I want to sing along to Kanye and Jay-z. Duh. Why would YOU want to use those words anyways? Aren't you just being silly POCs and totally perpetuating your own oppression?
We're using them to reclaim the words away from white people using them. Because white people have historically coined those terms to oppress and dehumanize POCs.
...you're still racist for not telling me that it's ok and reassuring me that I'm not racist.
“ One. Do not promise when you’re happy.
Two. When you are angry, do not respond.
Three. Do not decide when you’re sad. — Wisdom
“ Girls are trained to say, ‘I wrote this, but it’s probably really stupid.’ Well, no, you wouldn’t write a novel if you thought it was really stupid. Men are much more comfortable going, ‘I wrote this book because I have a unique perspective that the world needs to hear.’ Girls are taught from the age of seven that if you get a compliment, you don’t go, ‘Thank you’, you go, ‘No, you’re insane.’ — Lena Dunham, in an interview with
just a friendly reminder that someone out there thinks you’re pretty and would really like to fuck you