the biggest thing I have a problem with about social justice bloggers is
we’re not all from the US
we don’t all experience things the same way as you do
and we don’t have the same culture as you do
some places don’t have anything like white privilege but there’s still racism
some places have racism as in whites against whites or blacks against blacks for cultural differences
can you stop assuming everything is like in the US
Reading this now. My therapist recommended it & it is a very helpful, quick read. It helps with those of us who have issues with parental guilt & manipulation. It’s purpose is to help you regain your self worth & develop new ways to interact.
One of the best books I’ve ever read. It literally changed my life.
Anyone who thinks they may have been abused in any way by a parent or caregiver should read this book.
I wish there were a way to download this book. I want it, but I don’t want my parents to find it. :/
Passing this along for people who need it!
After receiving your grievances, I want you all to know it’s not hopeless, okay?
reblogging to make sure everyone sees this
This is a great resource, from what I read through, for those who have been through sexual abuse, physical abuse, verbal abuse, etc. Hopefully it helps someone out there.
the hunger games aren’t amazingly unique or flawless or anything but I think katniss as a character is very important and i think the media misunderstands
we aren’t in it for the cute boys. we’re in it for katniss. thousands of young girls were introduced to an introverted, angry girl born into poverty and watched her become the savior of the world and the media doesn’t seem to understand that she, as a character, is important to girls. not who she dates, but her
“As far as Firefly is concerned, that will always be unfinished business. Serenity was a Band-Aid on a suckling flesh wound. I think every day about the scenes that I’ll never get to shoot and how badass they were. It’s nice to know that people still care about Firefly but it’s actual grief that I feel. It’s not something you get over, it’s just something you learn to live with.” - Joss Whedon