6 times Pinterest quotes just got it so wrong

Don’t believe everything you read on the internet. Sometimes people lie, or have no clue what they’re talking about. Most of the time it’s the latter. 1.) Seriously? Nelson Mandela did not say this. The quote is from American author Marianne Williamson’s 1992 book, “A Return to Love: Reflections on the Principles of a Course … Continue reading

My Feminist Life in GIFS: Feminist Documentaries

[Potential Spoilers for Pride and Prejudice, Hunger Games Trilogy, Disney’s Kim Possible and 10 Things I Hate About You] — Sometimes, my Netflix recommendations look like this: Yes, I do watch Phineas & Ferb. But in other, more important news, I like to watch a lot of documentaries, and go figure–I sometimes, a lot of … Continue reading

My Feminist Life in GIFS: The only Black girl in class

1.) When returning back from my summer vacation and visiting my neighbor, and I’m like: But then he stops me before I leave and says, “so what do you think about the whole Trayvon Martin thing?” And I’m like: 2.) Roomate: OMGSH! I have a video to show you! I think you might really like … Continue reading

My Feminist Life in GIFS: Visiting Family and Studying Abroad

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0. How my Nana feels about my Black Feminist blog. 1. While at a Stevie Wonder concert, Stevie gives a speech saying that a world without equal rights for people of color and women, is not a just world–I was in the crowd like, 2. When returning from said concert and while on the bus … Continue reading