- me after every conversation: shit they'll never wanna talk to me again
I’m so sick of seeing people say “feminism is about *~*equality*~*!!!”
The end goal of feminism IS equality, but feminism itself is about liberation: from white supremacy, from homophobia, from sexism, from ableism and all other forms of oppressive thought and behavior.
Without first dismantling the systems that keep us oppressed, equality is impossible.
Except that he almost definitely wasn’t. And Einstein was. And Newton was. And Da Vinci was.
And if he had been, so what? Hitler wore socks. Are we to say that all people who wear socks are Hitler? He had a dog. Are all dog owners Hitler? He liked to paint. Are all painters Hitler?
Meanwhile, Pol Pot ate meat. Genghis Khan ate meat. Stalin ate meat. I’m assuming you’re willing to draw comparisons between yourself and these people, yes?
Try harder, buddy.
I’ve been selling a lot of my books and buying other ones. I used to want to keep everything so I could kinda have a library of all the books I’ve read, but I’m realizing that’s it’s better to have a big to-read pile than a bunch of books collecting dust for no…
I’ve been doing this too! I’m donating all my old Harry Potters so other kids can read them.