Hello all! A friend is working with a group that helps PoC queer youth. Soon, they will be making announcements and trying to get the signal out about their project. Currently, they are looking for blog suggestions. Do you know any Tumblr blogs that support PoC Queer people, have a good reputation and maybe a good amount of followers that might be interested in boosting their project?
…went to huff post’s gay voices to research columns on the intersectionality between gay stereotypes and poverty and race
…looked through the columns
…spotted a link to an article called “are straight actors in gay roles the new blackface?”
thinking: are you fucking kidding me?
that is some real white bullshit right there.
Pink is the new grey.
there seems to be a big pink elephant in the room.
WHY ALWAYS “THE QUEER LATIN@’S FAMILY IS HOMOPHOBIC” TROPE
ALWAYS WITH THE
“oh, look at this cRAaZy wILd LOUD LATIN FAMILY!1!! THEY BRING SO MUCH SPICE AN FLAVOR BUT OHHHhhHH! NO QUEER PEOPLE ALLOWED IN LATIN CULTURE!! OH NONONO!!”
ARE YOU FUCKING KIDDING ME?
MY ABUELA WENT TO THE FUCKING PRIEST AT HER CHURCH AND STRAIGHT UP TOLD HIM TO MAKE SURE NOBODY BE SAYING SHIT ABOUT QUEERS
AND HE WAS LIKE
“YEAH BRAH I KNOW, WHY WOULD WE PULL THAT SHIT?*”
FUCKING MEDIA STOP PORTRAYING LATIN CULTURE AS LESS PROGRESSIVE THAN ANGLO CULURE JFC
*presumably this conversation was in spanish. and a bit more formal.
Queer Housing: So I don’t think I really want to name the organization because I’m…
So I don’t think I really want to name the organization because I’m not quite sure what’s going to be public or not. Also, I don’t want to affiliate my personal blog with this post because (welp) my supervisors really shouldn’t know about my scandalous tumblr.
But essentially I work for a…
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Character: Chun Li
Series: Street Fighter
542% done with Facebook now omg -
fucking Facebook man
OH MY GOD
literally crying rn omfg
Today, Sesame Workshop launches its newest initiative, Little Children, Big Challenges: Incarceration. This bilingual (English/Spanish) multimedia outreach initiative provides much-needed resources to support and comfort young children (ages 3–8) throughout their parents’ incarceration. Go to http://www.sesamestreet.org/incarceration for more information and project resources.
This makes me so sad. I’m glad this need is recognised.
Sesame Street, being awesome since forever.
Sesame Street: getting shit done