“Yes, black women are beautiful — but I think what you mean is that all women are beautiful,” they say. And we – seasoned veterans in the war against anti-oppression – know that the battle has already been lost.
“But isn’t telling men to ‘sit down and shut up’ also sexist? It’s hard to convince someone that they’ve misunderstood a concept when their very (albeit misguided) understanding of the world depends on the existence of the falsehood in question.
You know you're in trouble when the dictionary comes after you.
Even within the in-crowd of people who are quote-unquote “socially conscious,” this argument pops up now and again.
The video, showing the passenger being pulled up the aisle by his arms, was posted on Facebook by passenger Auda D.
Bridges and has since gone viral, sparking fury across social media.
The bald eagle is a symbol of the United States of America. Symbols often take the form of words, visual images, or gestures that are used to convey ideas and beliefs.
All human cultures use symbols to express the underlying structure of their social systems, to represent ideal cultural characteristics, such as beauty, and to ensure that the culture is passed on to new generations.