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The Damage of Colorism

The Damage of Colorism

I saw this photo and my first thought was look at this power and look at this love. It was comforting. It reminded me of how my husband and I fight so hard to show people that you can indeed go for your dreams and love someone. That you can support one another and be a part of each other’s narratives while writing your own. And then the internet perverted all of that for me. 

A Step Away From a Do-Nothing B*

A Step Away From a Do-Nothing B*

“A kind of chick that just tries to be pretty and be taken care of by somebody else. That’s why I think it’s hilarious when people say my body looks masculine or something like that. Listen, just because my body was developed for a purpose other than f—ing millionaires, doesn’t mean it’s masculine. I think it’s femininely bada** as f— because there’s not a single muscle in my body that isn’t for a purpose. Because I’m not a do-nothing b****.”