Reading in the Shade

Reading in the Shade Reading in the Shade April 14, 2016 I know it’s super *edgy* to mock people for falling into the anti intellectual cesspool, but come on already. When a person who works 2 jobs, has kids, and… Read moreReading in the Shade

The U.S. Government Only Believes Some Survivors

The U.S. Government Only Believes Some Survivors rapeculturerealities: Last week Donald Trump expelled a rage-fueled series of tweets aimed at DACA, democrats, and the “caravan”of immigrants making their way to the southern U.S. border. Embedded in his temper tantrum were… Read moreThe U.S. Government Only Believes Some Survivors

No, it was not common “back in the day” for 13 year old girls to already have children.

fandomsandfeminism: So I posted about this in a reply the other day, but I think it deserves it’s own post too. You see this reasoning a lot: that huge age gaps in fantasy fiction or historical fiction or whatever were… Read moreNo, it was not common “back in the day” for 13 year old girls to already have children.

No, it was not common “back in the day” for 13 year old girls to already have children.

fandomsandfeminism: So I posted about this in a reply the other day, but I think it deserves it’s own post too. You see this reasoning a lot: that huge age gaps in fantasy fiction or historical fiction or whatever were… Read moreNo, it was not common “back in the day” for 13 year old girls to already have children.

fuckyeahyoungadultlit: tachycardiia: kateordie: fuckyeahyoungadultlit: citizen-zero: YA literature? You mean books about Super Special White Girl and Her Mysterious Brooding Boyfriend? Here’s a list of black YA leads! And ten Native American protagonists! And a list of ladies who love ladies… Read more

fuckyeahyoungadultlit: tachycardiia: kateordie: fuckyeahyoungadultlit: citizen-zero: YA literature? You mean books about Super Special White Girl and Her Mysterious Brooding Boyfriend? Here’s a list of black YA leads! And ten Native American protagonists! And a list of ladies who love ladies… Read more

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yQO7XoANYb8?feature=oembed&enablejsapi=1&origin=http://safe.txmblr.com&wmode=opaque&w=500&h=281%5D chescaleigh: 3 Black Female Stereotypes that Need to Die | MTV Decoded Every notice how black women in media tend to looped into a few basic stereotypes? Like get portrayed as the sassy friend who has an instant… Read more

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yQO7XoANYb8?feature=oembed&enablejsapi=1&origin=http://safe.txmblr.com&wmode=opaque&w=500&h=281%5D chescaleigh: 3 Black Female Stereotypes that Need to Die | MTV Decoded Every notice how black women in media tend to looped into a few basic stereotypes? Like get portrayed as the sassy friend who has an instant… Read more