Because food. No, I’m serious. Why doesn’t the far right recognize that without cultural diversity they’d be eating…well even potatoes, corn and tomatoes are products of indigenous communities in South America. The Incas invented corn by cross breeding and altering plants. Back in the day. Incas are cool. I digress. What would the far right eat if they only ate white people food? Paleo doesn’t include tubers, does it?
All the grown-ups are making it up as they go along. I have also waggled my eyebrows suggestively while saying it, to make it clear to her that I mean me, too
I have to actively remind myself to love my fate. Actively talk myself into believing that the dirty glass ceiling I’m staring directly at doesn’t exist. Actively work on believing that I’m not as X* as I actually am.
You know what? I actually identify as human and don’t know why I need a gender label at all.
The power in this world lies with those who shape the conversation. You can shape the conversation.