Tenemos que enfrentar nuestras propias experiencias de pertenencia y de no pertenencia, de sentirnos menos, o directamente sentirnos que no somos nada.
Sex still isn’t really my thing. I describe it as kind of like dessert: It’s a good thing when it happens, but it’s not something I would actively seek out.
I’ve found that comedy has enormous power, but like all power, it can be used both irresponsibly and responsibly.
When we are able to admit that the capacity to harm lies within ourselves – within us all – we become capable of radically transforming the conversation around abuse and rape culture.
The ways we’re expected to perform emotional labor are not always obvious but can have a huge impact on our lives, and any work others can take on for us improves not only our own mental health but also feminism as a movement.
I don’t think being fat is bad. I believe every body is a good body. Except for my body.
Dominant images and stories around mixed race identities in the U.S. revolve around folks who are half white, and/or whose mixed race identity gives them a proximity to whiteness that other mixed race folks and people of color don’t have.
Muchas son las presiones para ser más productivos que sufrimos se debe a que estamos socializados bajo el capitalismo.
Certainly, I know that life was different when I could still climb those stairs and dance all night, but is my broken body completely without value now? When I live today, in this moment I am given, I don’t think it is.
I wanted the pain to seep from my veins rather than my heart, where it hurt the most.
My parents did not want to believe that their sacrifices for a “better life” had resulted in the racial oppression of their children.
Can we really fathom cheering the red, white, and blue as we can confidently state that the United States is funding concentration camps on US soil? If we can, what have we become?
I’ve recently found doctors who are just as invested in my health as I am … It has been a breath of fresh air to be treated for my symptoms, not my size.
You are at once a non-binary person and a person who is non-binary among all your other traits. You deserve a dating life and love that makes sense for all of you.
El género es una construcción social. Lo que quiero decir con esto es que las formas en las que se caracteriza, sus intereses y comportamientos que se consideran “masculino” o “femenino” se basa en la gente que construye, cree y refuerza estas divisiones.