This statistic was recently released in United Nations report that uses Oxfam figures. It’s also a huge wake-up call for anyone who doesn’t consider income inequality a major issue in global politics. (via micdotcom)
Bless those 85 job creators. Just what would we 3.5 billion peasants do without them(via givingup-theghost)
you know how childbirth is already described as some of the worst pain a human can experience
yeah well just imagine how it must have been before anesthesia was invented
people with vaginas are a serious force to be reckoned with
Photographs from vigils and rallies held in remembrance of Eric Garner, the 43 year old Black man, father of six, who was murdered by the police, on camera.
|—||favorite response to some dude saying the Wonder Woman costume isn’t sexy enough on Facebook (via agentturner)|
We live in a society that’s sexist in ways it doesn’t understand. One of the consequences is that men are extremely sensitive to being criticized by women. I think it threatens them in a very primal way, and male privilege makes them feel free to lash out.
This is why women are socialized to carefully dance around these issues, disagreeing with men in an extremely gentle manner. Not because women are nicer creatures than men. But because our very survival can depend on it.
The whole article sadly hits very close to home.