You don’t have to disrespect and insult others simply to hold your own ground. If you do, that shows how shaky your own position is.
What terrorist country are you from?
And then we never spoke again.
Loving every little thing about him
You’re allowed to love
the way the sun hits his eyelashes
or the heat that creeps into your cheeks
when he sings your favorite songs
or the way his hair feels between your fingers
or even the way he smiles
when he catches your attention.
Loving him isn’t a sin.
so don’t be ashamed to love
everything he hates about himself.
Diversity is not enough.
We’re right to push for diversity, we have to, but it is only step one of a long journey. Lack of racial diversity is a symptom. The underlying illness is institutional racism. It walks hand in hand with sexism, cissexism, homophobia, and classism.
I wonder how biology can explain the physical pain you feel in your chest when all you want to do is be with someone.