20 'Arrested Development' Quotes You Should Still Be Using In Everyday Conversation
Are you quoting ‘Arrested Development’ less in everyday conversation? Let’s fix that with this refresher course.
Woman Discovers 'Rape Room' in Comic Book Store; Is Promptly Fired
Gender wage gap stalls in 2013
The average woman working full time, year round made 78 percent of what a man with similar employment made in 2013, according to the latest data from the Census Bureau, a slight but not statistically different increase from 77 percent in 2012. There hasn’t been a significant increase since 2007.
Because women still don’t receive equal pay for equal work.
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Because a store has a room nicknamed a Rape Room and because an employee can be fired for talking about it.
"But you keep the promise anyway. That’s what love is. Love is keeping the promise anyway."
Because women are still seen as pretty objects to stare at during boring speeches.
― (via faultinourstarsmovie)
"I am not Mike Brown. I am white. I am middle class. I am female. I am small. I am not considered a threat. When police see me they see someone who looks like them. They see their mothers, their daughters, their sisters, themselves. I am not at risk of being shot by police for existing while black. I am not at risk of being shot while unarmed. I am not at risk of being shot while armed with nothing more than a BB gun. I am not at risk of being shot for reaching for my wallet. I am privileged.
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But I am outraged. And if you aren’t outraged, then you aren’t paying attention. This is America in 2014. This is our reality. It’s so easy to get jaded and to ignore these atrocities, to act like this doesn’t affect us. It’s so easy to get apathetic. In the past it was the youth who protested. Where is the rage of the youth? Where is our rage?
Like I said, I am not Mike Brown. But I am outraged."
― : I am not Mike Brown. (via fitle-tight)