Somewhat of a side note: Brett Kavanaugh has recently resurfaced in the news after the New York Times published an article detailing two journalists’ 10-month investigation into another sexual assault allegation against him from his time at Yale. Tur
This date is so significant to all Americans, but particularly to the families of the 2,977 people who died 18 years ago today, my own included.
I ask that you please abstain from the tasteless 9/11 jokes that I hear every year, as well as avoid usin
horrendous. not surprised in the least that when smart and talented immigrants is said, the underlying assumption is that they’re also white. -s #feminism#immigration#education
TW: sexual assault // REMEMBER UYINENE MRWETYANA. // The young woman on the last slide is so unbelievably brave to be taking a stand against sexual assault in South Africa. At the end of the video you can hear her say “Whether I get arrested, I don’t
“Straight pride” isn’t actually about heterosexuality at all. It’s about creating a national platform for blatant bigotry in all forms. (Also, did anyone else laugh out loud at the “Unite America” sign in the second video...) -k
Femininity and weakness are in no way synonyms. I think part of the reason women (or feminine-presenting people in general) are often talked over or underestimated is because of the line we draw (subconsciously or otherwise) from femininity to mental
The Amazon has been burning for 3 weeks but has barely gotten any media coverage— let’s change that!! We need this rainforest to prosper: The Amazon’s plant life absorbs toxic levels of carbon dioxide and in turn, provides 20% of the Earth’s oxygen.
*Reminder that not all women won the right to vote 100 years ago. It took roughly half a century after that for all American women to actually be able to vote.
Keep your feminism intersectional and VOTE in 2020 please!! -k #19thamendment#vote#femi
We sometimes get comments asking us to stop posting about gun control and stick to “actual” feminist issues. The thing is, gun violence IS a feminist issue. And as young women and students ourselves, it hits close to home. -k #feminism#gunviolence #
Can’t believe I even have to say this, but undocumented immigrants are HUMAN BEINGS who deserve to be treated with KINDNESS. They just want safety and security for their families. This is unnecessary cruelty. Absolutely horrible. (Click the link in o
Derailing conversations about women’s issues is not the way to attract positive attention to men’s issues, it just pisses everyone off and blocks productive dialogue. (And if you only bring up men’s issues when we’re talking about women’s issues, ask
So the police can take a terrorist who shot 40+ people into custody without using deadly force, but they can’t handle a traffic stop with an unarmed black man without murdering him...uh huh makes sense. -k #elpaso#guncontrol#policebrutality
enough is enough. this cannot keep being our reality. speak up. do something. get involved. thoughts and prayers DO NOT WORK. we need gun control, and we need it now. -s #feminism#guncontrol#elpaso#enoughisenough
At least 22 Americans, including a 4 month old baby, were shot at an El Paso Walmart today. This cannot continue. Shame on @govabbott and his A+ NRA rating. Shame on America. Text ACT to 644-33 to get involved. Update: 20 dead, 40 injured.-k #txlege