straight boys think girls can’t take compliments, and that’s ridiculous cause i’ve seen so many girls compliment each other, i’ve seen conversations & friendships blossom from girls complimenting each other in line, on the street, at school waiting for the bys, pretty much anywhere.
the problem is straight boys think sexual harassment & assault are compliments.
but if you criticize social justice and online activism more than you criticize oppressive systems y o u a r e a t e r r i b l e h u m a n b e i n g
This is Anna “Vesse” Dahl and she is super duper adorable - I mean, just look at her. She’s a self-educated Norwegian adventurer and made contributions to nuclear physics. Here’s her Smithsonian Institute Profile.
(But damn, those boots.)
Frotastic: Actress Lupita Nyong’o by Cedric Buchet for Marie Claire May 2014.
I just took a wtnv personality test and I GOT CARLOS I GOT CARLOS I GOT CARLOS HOLY CARLOS OH SWEET CARLOS I AM HIM AND HE IS ME
Samira Wiley - Refinery29 “Hollywood’s New Power Players”
photos by Olivia Malone
styled by Tara Williams
makeup by Tanika McConnell
This is how you handle getting your privileged called out.
Not “reverse racism!” Not “heterophobe!” and all those other dynamics that don’t exist. Just recognition. Recognition of privilege (and hopefully continuous self-checking)
pearl’s new outfit is so cute wth