"Yes, poor little old you. There we were, discussing rape, violence against women, systemic oppression and other manifestations of sexism, and you had to jump in to remind us that “not all men” do these things. Why don’t you really say what you want to say? “I HAVE NEVER RAPED/HIT/ASSAULTED A WOMAN!” Right? Isn’t this what you really want to say? Yes, make a discussion that is about the plight of MILLIONS of women about poor little old you. I mean, millions of women are being assaulted and oppressed, but you’ve never done it, so why are we making you uncomfortable with these discussions?"
— Brenda Wambui breaking down the ridiculous “Not all men!” phrase over at Medium. Top-notch work. (via itmac)
"A woman is not written in braille, you don’t have to touch her to know her."
I will reblog this every single time
This is so fucking awesome
(Source: quotethat, via pizza)
"I’m ashamed of myself because I know I should be better and I have no idea how to get there."
— I Don’t Know Where to Go From Here (#370: April 7, 2014)
(Source: write2014, via anothergayshark)