"I think it’s very healthy to spend time alone. You need to know how to be alone and not be defined by another person."
fangirl challenge (seven actresses): mindy kaling [3/7]
“I always get asked, ‘Where do you get your confidence?’ I think people are well meaning, but it’s pretty insulting. Because what it means to me is, ‘You, Mindy Kaling, have all the trappings of a very marginalized person. You’re not skinny, you’re not white, you’re a woman. Why on earth would you feel like you’re worth anything?’”
(Source: lovelydean, via radicalmuslimfeminist)
American newspapers just seizing the opportunity to have a little fun with slavery. Totally accidental and/or harmless.
In other news: microaggressions are common verbal, behavioral, and environmental indignities, whether intentional or unintentional, that communicate hostile or negative slights to marginalized groups. (via Donovon X Ramsey)
What do you think? Catchy headlines or microaggressions?
Wtf. They’re trying to get away with calling this winning black woman a slave. They’re not slick. They really can’t stand to see a black woman win and be the belle of the ball. Misogynoir.