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lesliecrusher:

blanket apology to all the female celebrities i hated as a teenager because i was up to my eyeballs in internalized misogyny

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Becoming friends with Lena — without her preaching to me, but just seeing why she believes what she believes, why she says what she says, why she stands for what she stands for — has made me realize that I’ve been taking a feminist stance without actually saying so.
Anyone who thinks Taylor Swift isn’t good for the girl cause has to be crazy, because any woman who’s dominating the charts, the creative director of her own empire, and made whatever millions of dollars last year is only lifting us up. Killing it. And she’s super-creative, an amazing role model, beautiful…

Becoming friends with Lena — without her preaching to me, but just seeing why she believes what she believes, why she says what she says, why she stands for what she stands for — has made me realize that I’ve been taking a feminist stance without actually saying so.

Anyone who thinks Taylor Swift isn’t good for the girl cause has to be crazy, because any woman who’s dominating the charts, the creative director of her own empire, and made whatever millions of dollars last year is only lifting us up. Killing it. And she’s super-creative, an amazing role model, beautiful…

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edwardspoonhands:

hazelshaw:

4 year old Henry is already outsmarting his dad

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harrysadad:

"teen girls are super crazed!! it’s unhealthy!!" u ever seen a grown man when his stupid ass football team loses

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  #about me

Harry then did something that was both very brave and very stupid.
- Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (page 176) or as I like to call it: A summary of all seven Harry Potter books summed up in one sentence.  (via scribbledwriting)
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  #home

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j0hnlemm0n:

skills i have mastered

  • not texting back
  • procrastinating
  • painting my nails like a blind pre-schooler
  • sleeping a lot
  • being single
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  #q

The more I spoke about feminism, the more I realized that fighting for women’s rights has too often become synonymous with man-hating. If there is one thing I know for certain is that this has to stop. For the record, feminism by definition is the belief that men and women should have equal rights and opportunities. It is the theory of political, economic and social equality of the sexes. […] You might think: who is this Harry Potter girl? What is she doing at the UN? I’ve been asking myself at the same thing. All I know is that I care about this problem and I want to make this better. And having seen what I’ve seen and given the chance, I feel my responsibility to say something.

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ghamorah:

Took this love and I took it down.
Climbed a mountain and I turned around.
And I saw my reflection in the snow covered hills,
till the landslide brought me down.

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  #tunes   #q

i just made a taylor swift side blog so hopefully i won’t be as obnoxiously taylor-centric on here heyyyyoooooo

it’s feministtaylor wow if you like t swizzle get up on this because i have 0 followers as of now

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Update RE: YouTube Sex Abuse

lacigreen:

Hey all.  I’ve been tweeting updates but I thought putting it all here might be easier.  Although you may have noticed some quieting, this problem has not been solved and we’re still working on it.  Here’s what I’m personally working on:

  Working with the survivors.  Another charge of rape has come forward and she may be filing a report/pressing charges.  There is some physical evidence.  We are evaluating whether or not it’s worth the process for her.  Others just want to close the book and move on with their life, but still want to help prevent it in the future.  We’re figuring it out.  I do hope there are some kind of legal consequences in all of this, but it’s not so simple.

  Working with the press.  I am in talks with The Guardian, BBC, Channel 4, and The New York Times.  It’s unclear what each outlet will be tackling specifically or if the stories will actually be published, but mostly it involves shedding more light on “big picture” stuff and how this problem goes beyond Sam Pepper and even YouTube.

  Working on another video - tentatively.  I don’t want to create more demands on myself because I’m still on tour and I’m already so stressed that I’m getting sick.  I am thinking about a more formal episode of Sex+ that will act as a guide to these situations for community members, creators, and victims.

  Working with YouTube itself.  We must get a policy implemented and acted upon to boot creators who do this.  It is absolutely unacceptable that they can build a career on content that depicts illegal and violating acts.  Getting this moving is very tricky because YouTube is notoriously hard to get a hold of and they have been very quiet about all this.  Another big YouTuber, who I won’t name for now, has had some luck mobilizing this with higher ups at Google and I am pursuing all my leads as well.

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thanks for all your support everyone, really truly could not do this without an army behind me.  it’s been exhausting, but i believe down to my bones that we can and will make a change here.

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FOR ONE WEEK ONLY, GET OUR BEST-SELLING T-SHIRT IN A LIMITED PUMPKIN SPICE EDITION.

Want to take your pumpkin spice game just a bit further? Ever wish there were a way to tell the world that you’re passionate about equality, literacy, and seasonal gourd-based flavor trends? Our pumpkin spice t-shirt is the answer to all your problems.

This limited edition version of our Books Turn Muggles Into Wizards t-shirt is only available through our Equality FTW fundraiser. Not only will you have a reminder of the spookiest spice all year round, you’ll be supporting the fight for equality. Donate now to get yours.

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taylorswift:

She looks genuinely proud of herself.

You would be proud too if you had just hit an imaginary home run with an imaginary baseball bat, right out of the imaginary ball park.

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