Tag: people of color

On Hate Crimes

Two must-read posts: Vox ex Machina and XicanoPwr. Vox details a handful of recent hate crimes, and points out that these are not individual acts; they are part of a larger and long-standing trend of violence against people who differ…

From the special moderation queue

We have this comment on the post about a racist ad in the New York Times: How exactly is this ‘racist’? It’s you goode PC lefty folks who are making the negro-monkey connection, not the ad. Also, regarding racism and…

Cissies and Malcontents

This post provides a good jumping-off point for a discussion of “Cisgender.” I just want to deal with one particular point, this one: Do not call me cisgender. I see that word as derogatory, more so when used in slang…

Conservatives: Still Not Funny

Haha? I also love the fact that conservative ire seems to boomerang back and forth between women and people of color. Who do we hate this week? Hillary! Obama! Nancy! Even when they want to go after the white dudes,…

Calling a bluff

Off of the post about paralyzing white guilt–which strikes people irrespective of their beliefs about racism, amazingly enough–I thought I’d link this essay from Hysterical Blackness about the race card and its worth: Since the O.J. trial, it seems as…

The Language We Use

Jeff Goldstein is a paste-eating ‘tard. Ann Coulter is an anorexic cunt with an Adam’s apple. Hey Michelle Malkin, me love you long time! Is this ok on left-wing blogs?

Wow.

I have not yet watched The L Word. I don’t think I ever will, since we don’t cotton to that highfalutin premium cable shit at my house, and also because it’s becoming apparent that the show has some, what’s the…

Yet Another Derail.

The best possible kind. We’ve been hearing a lot about safe space and its necessary dimensions over the past few days and weeks (and, in macro terms, about as long as we’ve been wondering where all of us are). The…

It’s Tuesday! Waste Some Time

This outfit is so ridiculously close to something I wear on a regular basis, I just had to share. I spent way too much time looking for appropriate hair, so this length will just have to do. eLouai’s Candybar Doll…