Appreciating someone’s beauty doesn’t necessarily mean that you are sexually or romantically attracted to them.
Knowing this, if we are truly dedicated to providing all students with a quality education, significantly more needs to be done to revamp our educational practices to cater to students in these groups. Instead of beating students into pre-set molds that only consider higher income, able bodied proficient english speakers - it’s a moral imperative to figure out what changes in pedagogy need to take place to serve ALL students.
Not just the ones who are easiest to teach with the current system at hand.
newwavefeminism has been providing incredible graphics and information on this issue all day, so if you aren’t following her already, you absolutely should.
I hate when people say “overcome” a disability or chronic illness. You don’t overcome something you will have the rest of your life, you learn to live with it and adjust around it.
CeCe McDonald, a trans woman of color is in the midst of a 41 month prison sentence for defending herself against a violent, racist and transphobic attack in Minnesota which resulted in the death of one of her attackers. Actress Laverne Cox is portraying an incarcerated trans woman in Orange is the New Black. Through a powerful in prison interview, and investigative filmmaking. This film confronts the issue of transphobia and the culture of violence surrounding trans women of color.
Please read about this and donate to support this project!
I love how continuity on the Vampire Diaries is a shitshow, yet they’ve managed perfect continuity with the red highlights Elena got last season
2x11 Internal Audit Promo Child’s play!
fictional couples who are on a permanent last name basis
fictional couples who only ever use each other’s title or rank
fictional couples who then use each other’s first names in times of high stress or really intimate, heartwarming moments
yourfaveistrans asked you:
hi i really loved your drawing and i was wondering if you’d ever consider drawing Johanna as a woman of color? Because i (and i think quite a few other people) always pictured her as Ruth Negga with short hair as she has had in some movies or Linna Carter who played Johanna in this short film. And if you ever did that i’d probably worship you ok thanks.
sure!!! i hope this was kind of what you expected….
"Well whatever it is I’m sure it’s fascinating but I’m not interested. At all. Now if you want to talk about real sports like basketball…"
Have yourselves a
Let your heart be
Damn you know it was a heavy elementary episode when there was a scene with Sherlock putting Clyde on a scale and simply answering “science” when Joan asked what he was doing, yet there’s not a gifset to be found because we’re all drowning in Bell feels
↳ After Sherlock’s death, Joan visits Mycroft in London in hope of getting closure. However, it only makes it harder for her to go over Sherlock’s stuff in the brownstone, when something in his papers catches her attention. Joan sets herself to finish this one last case, when her investigations lead her to conclusions, she never deemed probable.