bell hooks (via smallbodies)
To all “egalitarians”
The rage of the oppressed is never the same as the rage of the privileged.
Live where you fear to live.
Destroy your reputation.
Nobody deserves your tears, but whoever deserves them will not make you cry.
There are two ways to live: you can live as if nothing is a miracle; you can live as if everything is a miracle.
next time someone tells you Muslim countries oppress women, let them know Pakistan, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Turkey, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, and Senegal have all had female Presidents or Prime Ministers and 1/3rd of Egypt’s parliament is female but the US has yet to even have a female vice president and can’t say “vagina” when discussing female reproductive rights