So if we have to show women what the baby looks like in their womb and tell them how the process works before allowing them to get an abortion, does that mean we should teach our soldiers about the culture of the lands we’re invading, and explain to them that the people we want them to kill have families and feel pain, just like Americans?
a rape victim says “I was drunk” and it’s makes the assault her fault
a rapist says “I was drunk” and suddenly he can’t be held responsible for his actions
that is royally fucked up
i really hate people who think that “freedom of speech” means “i can be as rude and insulting as i want and you’re not allowed to get mad”
[Favorite Television Characters] ★ Nora Sergeant
"Every time I turn, I try to imagine what would happen if the sun came up and I wasn’t me again. But I never get that far because when you’re the wolf, you can’t imagine anything else."
— (via themagnificenthatter)
2/endless pictures of rachel
If you take a young man and woman and they both tell a stranger that they work in the same restaurant, it’s very likely that they will assume that the woman is the waitress, and the young man a cook.
But I thought a woman’s place was in the kitchen? Not when she’s being paid for it. I can’t believe it took me this long to realize the implication of this. A woman’s place is one of servitude.
this fucking hit me like a fucking train
Allison and Lydia learning and growing through their friendship with each other.
#allison ‘i’m not a girly girl’ argent#allison who was raised in a way that emphasized strength and skills not typically associated with women#allison who thought being girly was equal to being weak#and being weak is allison argent’s greatest fear#allison who met this girl who accentuated her femininity#and maintained power while being girly and feminine and unafraid of her sexuality#allison who realized that you can be powerful and like girly stuff#allison who wanted to be strong and wear a pretty pink dress to prom#lydia ‘i do plenty of sucking just for his benefit’ martin#lydia who dumbed herself down just so her jock boyfriend would feel better about himself#lydia with her fair share of bad guys#she meets this girl who almost instantaneously realizes she is infinitely smarter than she appears#this girl who sees through lydia’s facade and knows there’s so much more to her than being a man’s shadow#this girl who helps lydia learn that there is nothing wrong with wanting better for herself#and that doesn’t include the bad guys#ALLISON AND LYDIA HELPING EACH OTHER FIND A BALANCE BETWEEN THE EXTREMES IN THEIR LIVES (x)