*hears child crying* *takes birth control*
Anonymous asked: unless you literally grow and make everything yourself its pretty much impossible to buy things that arent owned by businesses who have harmed and continue to harm humans and other animals somewhere down the line. even most vegans generally have no choice but to buy into a busted system. individual consumer choice can't solve these problems; we need to get to the source and tear down the megacorporations and capitalist system that prioritizes profit over human and animal welfare
Yes. Exactly. This.
Individual consumer choices do not solve the problems of animal death, cruelty and the hosts of other issues involved with capitalism and the food industry (like you know, human death, cruelty against humans, exploitation of humans, etc)
Moralistic veganism is a guilt balm. You’re not actually fixing anything but you’re making yourself feel better about your complicity. Be vegan because it’s the right choice for you. Not because you think it’s going to save the world. It won’t. Revolution (or insurrection) will.
we joke about procrastination but nothing is worse than the nauseating feeling of having every intention of doing something but physically not being capable of doing it and then feeling like you want to throw up because the deadline is just getting closer and closer.
being a feminist is like trying to fix a giant hole in the wall and discovering that the entire wall is rotting and filled with termites and you have a lot more work to do than you thought you did
not all termites
friendly reminder that the only reason fictional characters “choose” anything is because real actual people write them that way
I always feel this kind of excuse means The Worst Muse made a second visit to help them justify their “creative” decisions.
Reminder that the creators of Night Vale made their show without any corporate sponsorship or financial compensation other than donations and selling T-shirts and they made it to the number one slot on Itunes and they did it with a godblessed openly queer…
it pisses me off more than anything seeing games like ‘here, here’s your damn female character are y ou fucking happy now like’
wow that must have been so hard. it must have been so hard having only fucking white males for 20 fucking plus year and then being ‘forced’ to put a woman in the game. so hard. so sorry.
like, if you’re attracted to cis women but not attracted to trans women, i definitely urge you to ask yourself why
trans women are a really really broad class and i can’t see any meaningful way that someone being part of that class necessarily…
the united states of america is fucking horrific and repulsive and people have every right to shit talk it but leave fat people out of it and stop acting like having fat people makes the usa a bad place, when you could focus on idk literally everything else