Me :Nothing, no. Nothing is better or more anything or less anything.
Stupid :But having something to gra...
Me :You don't understand. Some people like having something to grab, rather it's skin, fat, curves or bones. Some people like fragile skinny girls, fit thin girls, strong girls, curvy girls, chubby girls. Every body is beautiful
One of my favorite things about your blog is that it helped me see things in less of a stop-blaming-me-4-being-white kinda way and more in a I-can-educate-myself-and-dismantle-the-system kinda way. Thank you xx
White guilt does absolutely nothing - it doesn’t undo the serious injustices enacted by white people in the past, and it doesn’t support PoC now. In fact, white guilt turns it around and makes it about us again. And that’s pretty fucked up, if you think about it.
I fully support using your white privilege to call out other white people; sometimes PoC may not feel safe or comfortable calling it out because of potential repercussions. I fully support using your white privilege to educate other white people on why certain things are simply not okay. I fully support using your white privilege to listen to the experiences of PoC.
We can’t rid ourselves of this privilege, and it’s silly to spend any energy crying, “I wish I wasn’t white” when we have an opportunity to use that privilege to speak out, and stay educated, ourselves. xx
My name is Farzan Athari and I am a 29-year-old Swedish-Iranian. I am writing this from Dubai Central Jail. After being here for 8 months, they finally gave me my sentence; they gave me LIFE in Jail. I later learned that I almost got the death penalty, but because the decision was not unanimous I…