the recent fetishization of frida kahlo not only strips her art & life of its revolutionary & political message but cheapens her into an accessory for quirky rookie mag type girls
You can tell a girl she’s smart her whole life, encourage her in school, buy her a chemistry set, send her to math camp, help her apply for college scholarships in STEM fields, and she’s still eventually going to walk into a classroom, a lab, or a job interview and have some man dismiss her existence, deny her funding, pass her over for a promotion, or take credit for her work. How about you work on getting those assholes out of power and quit telling me not to call girls pretty.
*looks around nervously*
*discreetly enters the manga section of the public library*
|me in 2012:||*tags a reblogged text post with relatable content 'same'*|
|me in 2014:||*tags a picture of a cabbage cut in half 'same'*|
for a person who isn’t exclusively attracted to people of the same gender I sure do say im gay a lot
we have all read fanfiction that we shouldn’t have
Hey remember all those Pakistani children saying they were afraid to go to school because they feared being attacked by US drone strikes? no? you only know about Malala Yousafzai? because she was attacked by the Taliban instead of your taxes? oh, okay.
angry and quite offended that you don’t have a crush on me
i wonder how many people im in the “id be down if you asked” zone with
"you’re too young to know what your sexuality is" said the straight person to a queer teenager
"he’s such a ladies’ man" said the straight person about a 6 month old baby that doesn’t know what a lady is
flirting w/you via reblogging all your posts