I’m real tired of seeing skinny white kids painted as THE AVERAGE QUEER. Like please show me a curvy Indian agender kid from Brooklyn, a hispanic lesbian and her black girlfriend. A trans demisexual dude from Korea. GIVE ME SOMETHING OTHER THAN LANKY PALE PEOPLE WITH COLORFUL HAIR PLEASE GOD.
I will never stop linking to this article: Black People Make Up Largest Share of LGBT Community
Let’s stop pretending otherwise, OK Media?
I will never trust any ‘ally’ who talks about how we “need” them
That’s shit we hear from our abusers, thanks
That’s called manipulation, power play, emotional blackmail
this is so brilliant and succinct - i never thought about the why of why that was so shitty before. wow.
Not only did Ronald Reagan oppose the Voting Rights Act, but he and Dick Cheney supported Apartheid and Republicans labeled Nelson Mandela a terrorist and put him on a terrorism watch list which he remained on until 2008
This is important to remember because over the upcoming days, you will likely see the GOP engage in a massive game of Whitewashing and are about to hear any variety of conservatives/Republicans/Libertarians/TeaBaggers/etc. pay false homage to a great man whom they reviled. And all the time they’ll be trying to warp and co-opt his message and what he stood for—sadly, this isn’t even a new tactic