Tag Archive: quote

Quote on Privilege.

Privilege does not mean that you’re rich, that you’ve had an easy life, that everything has been handed to you, and you’ve never had to struggle or work hard. All it means is… Continue reading

Quote on Calling In.

I picture “calling in” as a practice of pulling folks back in who have strayed from us. It means extending to ourselves the reality that we will and do fuck up, we stray… Continue reading

Quote from Audre Lorde.

Those of us who stand outside the circle of this society’s definition of acceptable women; those of us who have been forged into the crucibles of difference—those who are poor, who are lesbians,… Continue reading

Quote from Audre Lorde.

Women of Color in america have grown up within a symphony of anger at being silenced at being unchosen, at knowing that when we survive, it is in spite of a world that… Continue reading

Quote from Angela Davis.

Put simply, this is the era of the prison industrial complex. The prison has become a black hole into which the detritus of contemporary capitalism is deposited. Mass imprisonment generates profits as it devours social wealth, and… Continue reading

Janet Mock on the stories from trans women of color.

It’s no secret that the queer and LGBT community often only speaks trans women of color’s names after our sisters are long gone. Often times, we know nothing about these women, holding them… Continue reading

Quote: Bisexuality

“My favorite definition for bisexuality so far is the one popularized by (the wonderful) bisexual activist Robyn Ochs. Ochs says, “I call myself bisexual because I acknowledge that I have in myself the… Continue reading