The Long, Dark Tea-Time of a Librarian's Soul:... →
iggyjack: dagseoul: You won’t like this, but too bad. For centuries white people have developed a sense of modernity with an ideal that looks like an educated, modest, upwardly mobile, Christian, white male. That’s a fact. For centuries, non-white, not-male bodies have been the…
I made a rule for myself: I would not include anything that human beings had not...– Margaret Atwood looks back at writing The Handmaid’s Tale. (via thebronzemedal) All of which add to the realistic horror of the book.
As we mark the 39th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, we must remember that this...– Pres. Obama vowing to protect abortion rights in a press release today (via nowaitninjas) (I will never understand how the republicans can claim to be the party of “small government” when they want to intrude into people’s lives on a family, and worse, bodily level.-S)
It’s treating a woman politely As long as she isn’t a fright:...– Chivalry by Alice Duer Miller
How To Get Over Your Mid-Winter Reading Slump →
Reading slump so bad.
Why is it that when Republicans and Democrats need to solve the budget and the...– Reddit Founder Alexis Ohanian on CNBC (via leftyjenkins)
impulse-to-soar: I was asked what the sign for “transgender” is, and I figured these signs aren’t really well known enough anyway, so I made a video with a few words that may be useful when discussing LGBT issues in ASL. I hope their all correct; they’re what I’ve usually seen.
In the 90s there was almost a sub-sub-genre of rap music that was mostly about...– Mimi Smartypants