For the last couple weeks, I’ve been experiencing a lot of backlash in terms of my own definitions of oppression and privilege. I’m not here writing an
Gaslighting is a form of mental abuse in which false information is presented with the intent of making a victim doubt his or her own memory,perception and sanity. Instances may range simply from the denial by an abuser that previous abusive incidents ever occurred, up to the staging of bizarre events by the abuser with the intention of disorienting the victim.
my favorite activity is pretending that i can sing
harry potter is great and everything. but i wish that it was a bit different, and if i had time to write fanfiction, i would write it this way. just take a minute to imagine how it would be. i think it would be great.
books 4-7 would never happen as we know them. instead, we…
Intersectionality describes the ways in which discourses of race, ethnicity, social class, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, ability, status, nationality, citizenship, religion and other markers of cultural differences intersect to shape individual realities and lived experiences (Mason, 2010). Attending to your positionality involves being accountable for the markers that unfairly afford you privileges at the expense of others, while interrogating the ways in which they interact with the markers that oppress you.
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Other things most straight white guys get way more upset about than they do about rape:
Let’s not forget FEMINISM.
If there was as much opposition to rape as there is to feminism, we wouldn’t have such a rape culture problem.