It seems the word ‘slut’ can be applied to any activity that doesn’t include...– Jessica Valenti, He’s a Stud, She’s a Slut, and 49 Other Double Standards Every Woman Should Know (via keepcalmandvaticancameos)
Homophobia: The fear that another man will treat... →
cas-get-into-my-ass: aatombomb: We were discussing homosexuality because of an allusion to it in the book we were reading, and several boys made comments such as, “That’s disgusting.” We got into the debate and eventually a boy admitted that he was terrified/disgusted when he was once sharing a taxi and the other male passenger made a pass at him. The lightbulb went off. “Oh,” I said. “I get...
[TW: Rape] It wasn’t the first time a lawmaker has suggested that women seeking...– 9 Lies Republicans Tell About Women’s Bodies Not only are Republicans rejecting actual science, now they’re making up their own. (via shorterexcerpts) …wut. (via ethiopienne) SECRETE A CERTAIN SECRETION (via the-metres-gained)
You're not being "oppressed" when another group...
Passive Agression Toward the Self →
psychotherapy: via Psychology Today: Are you—unawares—a mental and emotional masochist? In self-sabotage you “act out” internal conflicts by first moving toward a goal—then retreating from it. “I can do it” is offset by “I can’t do it.” “I want it” is overridden by “No, I don’t want it.” “I deserve it” countermanded by “I don’t deserve it.” The net result of such an ambivalent—or...
You are not to do anything to be happy. In fact you have done too much to become...– Osho (via hip-)