“I tell my students, ‘When you get these jobs that you have been so brilliantly trained for, just remember that your real job is that if you are free, you need to free somebody else. If you have some power, then your job is to empower somebody else. This is not just a grab-bag candy game.”—
Being told this your whole life to realize that liberation ideology is great except that it implies someone is still unfree and the goal is to create a system in which liberation is not needed because no one is unfree.
i feel like mr. brightside is one of those songs you’re gonna hear on the radio in the car 20 years from now after not hearing it in forever and your gonna just start sobbing bUT ITS JUST THE PRICE I PAY DESTINY IS CALLLLINGNG M E and your kids are gonna be like is she okay
You know how Cameron Diaz treats this song in The Holiday?
i was in the shower this morning thinking about how when men put on glasses they are fawned over for looking attractive in their intelligence but there’s a trend of women in movies getting hot only when they take off their glasses and wow isn’t that the biggest symbolic anecdote about our society to date goddamn i’m angry