also if you’ve ever spent any time around crack fiends or meth tweakers, watched someone be arrested for dealing, or heard/witnessed/been in gang violence related to drugs, you know how damaging drugs can be to communities and homes and families. if you’ve ever…
pragmatic-realist is one of the people who would have opposed the forced end of slavery because slavery would have ‘eventually ended on it’s own’.
In a civilized wayyyyy.oh my fucking godxa demand for non-violence is a tool of oppressionxthis is extremely basic stuffx
I feel like most people who demand a non-violent end to oppression have probably never been oppressed.
When you make 58 cents per white man’s dollar, tell me about nonviolence.
When you can’t walk down the street at night without fearing rape, tell me about nonviolence.
When you don’t have the right to decide if another human being grows inside you, tell me about nonviolence.
When you are called a wetback, or a beaner, or a border hopper, tell me about nonviolence.
Until then, sit the fuck down.
“In order for nonviolence to work, your opponent must have a conscience.”
- Stokley Carmichael
Sources or it didn’t happen.
I can’t think of a single example where we’ve been imperialist or genocidal.
now normally i wouldn’t reblog anything communismkills or ricksantorum-2012 touched but this serve is too beautiful to leave it
“I can’t think of a single example where we’ve been imperialist or genocidal.”
WHAT DRUGS ARE YOU SMOKING? Even the president wouldn’t deny that the west as a whole is MAD IMPERIALIST.
DO YOU KNOW WHAT IMPERIALISM IS?!
Because there is nothing as horrible as trying to set the record straight when it comes to real, inclusive, human sexuality… The nerve!
There is a sexuality class at my university where the very first week is just watching a ton of porn. According to the prof, he does this to “weed out” the students who won’t be able to handle the later material.
This class also has the longest wait-list at my university and is a fan-fucking-tastic class.
In class today we were talking about all of these cases of race-infused violence in the south during the Civil Rights Movement, and Emmett Till came up. And of course we talked about how brutal his murder was - he was beaten, shot in the head, drowned, one of his eyes was gouged out. There was a…