multiply diasporic with my roots in the north and northeast of sri lanka and my feet currently in melbourne, australia. i spend most of my time organising, studying, crocheting, drawing, reading, working, skyping, posting. i also like picking my teeth with the bones of small-l liberals.
@2 weeks ago with 92752 notes
"Men don’t like it when women wear …" who cares? who cares? who the fuck cares?
|black people:||"intersectionality and such"|
|nonblack people:||"no! that is too hard!"|
|black people:||"but my humanity?"|
|nonblack people:||"wait, intersectionality says even if im privileged, i can claim oppresshunz. this shit is great. INTERSECTIONALITY, GUISE!"|
|black people:||"great, so can we address how within class, gender, religion, etc, exists antiblackness and its killing us?"|
|nonblack people:||"NO! INTERSECTIONALITY means i suffer too, so i dont gotta be accountable for how i do you. stop sullying it"|
|black people:||"but this is a black womans theory"|
|nonblack people:||"omg hostile blacks! dont you understand how intersectionality works? everything isnt about you. beyond the black/white binary. what is a black woman? lol"|