don’t romanticize basic rights
it’s not attractive that a man is a feminist
it’s not sexy that a man finally realizes the prejudice against women and how very oppressed women are
it’s common sense
He’s not a diamond among common stones. He’s a common stone among turds.
If this is gonna keep showing up on my dash, I’m gonna keep reblogging it.
Like have y’all seen this? They got on this list of “inspiring feminist men” for things like not believing in the friend zone and wearing national organization for women’s shirts.
There are very, very few African-American astrophysics PhDs. That’s for a reason. I was doing something people of my skin color were not supposed to do.
I was stopped and questioned seven times by University police on my way into the physics building,” he explained. “Seven times. Zero times was I stopped going into the gym — and I went to the gym a lot. That says all you need to know about how welcome I felt at Texas.
It was only a sunny smile, and little it cost in the giving, but like morning light it scattered the night and made the day worth living.