Stonewall was colored folks, poor folks, transsexuals, femmes, butches… a little bit of everybody. But the narrative that gets sold to people is that it was all these “A-Gay” white normative people. That’s not who riots. Sorry. — Juba Kalamka in this interview (via soldadera-del-amor)
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Out of the 100 top hero movies in the US, only 8 have been non-white males. 5 of them were Will Smith. —
TEDxBeaconStreet (via newwavefeminism)
Damn. That’s sobering.
My “Christmas music” mode is really just listening to Fairytale of New York and Same Old Lang Syne on repeat for the entire month.
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His body isn’t even cold yet and the New York times has already put out a shameful article declaring Nelson Mandela to be an “icon of peaceful resistance”. News outlets around the Western world are hurrying to publish obituaries that celebrate his electoral victory while…