the problem is that folks don’t think of racism as abuse. i guess because most people normalize it. but racism can cause every medical issue that any other form of abuse can cause. that’s obvious.
and POC are so used to dealing with racism that they don’t often recognize how they’ve taken on unhealthy coping measures or feelings of self-hate or developed depression or anxiety because of it.
Present at the discussion, which was a workshop on sexism and education in London, were thirty-two women and five men. Apart from the fact that the tape revealed that the men talked for over 50 per cent of the time, it also revealed that what the men wanted to talk about – and the way in which they wanted to talk – was given precedence."
How about that.
karkatlicious asked: Did I see you at AB holding a mishapocalypse poster?
Oh god no!
I’m the fem!Spock! :D