People are losing their fire and forgetting about Ferguson. That’s exactly what the police want, though: for all of this to just go away and for people to forget about it.
Don’t let that happen.
i’m not forgetting i just don’t know what the fuck else to do.
WHERE IS FUCKING DARREN WILSON?
It’s okay to be selfish.
It’s okay to take care of yourself and your needs.
It’s okay to do what is best for you.
Selfishness is not always a negative thing.
My dad has my favourite saying about this. He says that taking care of your…
And does that suck?
But the difference between these negative feelings and fatphobia is this: The only person worrying about whether or not I’m meeting beauty standards is me.
And that’s not the same for fat folk.
When you’re not thin, other people on the beach actually do take offense. When you’re not thin, people really do think that you shouldn’t be in a bathing suit. When you’re not thin, people really do make your body their moral obligation.
And while your internal struggle is real and significant, the point is: You might hate your body, but society doesn’t.
That’s thin privilege. - Let’s Talk About Thin Privilege — Everyday Feminism (via samanticshift)