german proverbs translated word for word.
I want them all so bad pls
[Gifset: Laverne Cox speaks at the GLAAD media awards, she says,
"Each and every one of us has the capacity to be an oppressor. I want to encourage each and every one of us to interrogate how we might be an oppressor, and how we might be able to become liberators for ourselves and each other."]
I was actually talking about this just yesterday in reference to how being able to purchase a house and obtain a family is becoming a more and more common thing in ‘hardcore’ fantasy video games (think Skyrim with its Hearthfire Expansion which actually expanded on the existing family based content due to high demand, or the Fable series as two examples off the top of my head).
And I proposed that in these difficult economic times the ability to be a powerful and respected member of society who is given special permission to purchase property and then is allowed to marry and adopt children is a power fantasy because there is now an insane amount of privilege associated with both marriage and housing.
If you blame Native American communities for their poverty, remember that the entire continent was stolen from them.
If you blame Black American communities for their relative poverty, remember that Black Americans were stolen from a continent, trafficked, and enslaved for nearly 300 years.
Tell me again about how your family ‘started from nothing’ when they immigrated. Didn’t they start from whiteness? Seems like a pretty good start.
The American Dream required dual genocides, but tell me again about fairness and equal opportunity. Tell me about democracy, modeled after the Iroquois Confederacy. Tell me your proud heritage, and I will show you the violence that made it so.
Kim Katrin Crosby, Keynote Speaker for LGBTQ History Month at Dartmouth, September 30, 2013 (via thenegrotude