Non-Caucasian Protagonists in Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, and Paranormal Romance. Goodreads Book List

Link: Non-Caucasian Protagonists in Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, and Paranormal Romance. Goodreads Book List

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NAACP Official: Romney ‘Flew In’ His Own Blacks to Cheer NAACP Speech

Link: NAACP Official: Romney ‘Flew In’ His Own Blacks to Cheer NAACP Speech

andwedeliquesce:

steviemcfly:

Mitt Romney actually hired black people to cheer him on as he called black people freeloaders in front of the NAACP.

omg i cant

This Year, U.S. Police Killed A Black Person Every 40 Hours

Okay, so apparently Mexico is having the biggest protest ever in their country regarding the current election, and the international media is blacking it out. This video of it has some good info-WATCH IT.

The Faces (and Reactions) in the Audience as Mitt Romney Delivered NAACP Speech – COLORLINES

Link: The Faces (and Reactions) in the Audience as Mitt Romney Delivered NAACP Speech – COLORLINES

stfuconservatives:

sexartandpolitics:

mmmightymightypeople:

i am amused.

I was going to post my favorite but I couldn’t pick one.

I CAN’T HANDLE THE AMOUNT OF SHADE BEING THROWN HERE

4 Things You Shouldn’t Say To Someone Having A Panic Attack

How Colorblind Ideologies Lead to Racism

Link: How Colorblind Ideologies Lead to Racism

pityplease:

Whip this succinct compilation of studies out whenever your friends say things like—

“I don’t see color!”

“Why do we have to talk about race!”

“I’m not a racist but….”

“But Black/Yellow/Redface isn’t THAT horrible”

“Race is a social construct.” 

More Light Reading:

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Enjoy!

How to get a list of all your Tumblr tags.

Link: How to get a list of all your Tumblr tags.

thefairiesrevenge:

beneathpyramids:

ghostplots:

i’m not sure how other people do this, but i use this whenever i’m fixing or editing my tags page for my tumblr. it’s a really easy way to get a full list and all the tags are displayed in a manner that’s easy to sort through and read.

BREAKING: Judge sets bond at $1 million for George Zimmerman

Link: BREAKING: Judge sets bond at $1 million for George Zimmerman

so-treu:

YAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAASSSSSSSSS

damn i wish i had access to my gif folder!!!!!!!!!!!!

it is never just a show

Link: it is never just a show

queerlitsuperhero:

it is never just a show

it is never just a book

it is never just a movie

it is never just a comic

The way we treat characters in media reflects the ideas we have about real people, and then our media goes on to enforce how we treat those real people.

I am all for enjoying the media I consume (and contrary to how it must look, I do enjoy a lot of media) but I am critical of everything I enjoy. No media exists in a vacuum. No media does not shadow the social system that constructed it.

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