Kid gets a banana as a prank gift from his parents on his birthday. Look at his excitement. This kid is my hero.
"this has been a weakness of radical politics; to idealize the oppressed, as if their politics and culture were untouched by the system of domination, as if people did not participate in their own submission. To reduce domination to a simple relation of doer and done-to is to substitute moral outrage for analysis."
Jessica Benjamin, The Bonds of Love: Psychoanalysis, Feminism, and the Problem of Domination p. 10 (via post-makhno)
If I’ve learnt anything from my contact with the bdsm community, the poly community, the geek community and the atheist community is that any social group who claims to “not be like other groups” and to be “accepting and safe for all” is going to spend a lot of energy hiding the predators within the community and silencing abuse survivors.
why do white men grow a beard as a substitute for a personality
Rose McGowan photographed by Michael Stipe for Detour Magazine, 1997
Why are boobs so soft. What are they made of. Is it the dreams of a thousand small rabbits
I reckon if more people understood this there would be a lot less victim blaming when it comes to rape.