Tag Archives: politics

Bad Presidents

Bad Presidents show you who your friends are And who your friends are not.  Bad Presidents out the nazis, the fascists, the racists, the homophobes, and the monsters Because they have to be elected by someone.  Bad Presidents make you talk about politics  Even though ediquette has taught you not to, They make scream, they…

Types of Privilege – Part 2

This is absolutely overdue, but better late than never. Today, I’m unpacking five other forms for privilege. Be sure to check out the first part of this blog post hereย where I deconstruct a few other forms of privilege. With research I’ve collected great samplings from articles that also deconstruct forms of privilege. Links can be…

The Race Card and Other Adult Games

Every now and then I’ll get the inevitable question that I suspect every person of colour writing about being a person of colour gets: Why can’t you just forget about race? And while I find the question to be so incredibly ignorant and offensive I do my best to explain the reasons why I can’t…

RANT: 3 Reasons Why I’m Voting For Hilary Clinton

1. She’s a woman.  We all know that there’s a special place in hell for women who do not support eachother. So of course I’d prefer not to go to hell. Hilary Clinton’s candidacy is a prime example of why white feminism is so incredibly naive. Our need for conversation and intersectionality is so critical…