“It’s hard to wrap my head around the fact that a billion women have been raped or beaten, just the enormity of that. When I was in college, I’d heard that one in four women would be raped, and I thought, God, that means I must know someone who was raped. Sure enough, I found out a week later that a friend had been. A billion is too big because one is too big.”
Anne Hathaway on why she supports One Billion Rising (in Glamour of all places) (via bigfatfeminist)
If only those 40% female who supported and continue to support the misogynist & sexists they put in public office could come to their senses.
11:00 pm • 14 January 2013 • 12,424 notes
“Nobody has the right to turn out and tell me that I can’t wear a certain outfit, that I can’t go out to a certain place because I would be safer, or because a man looks at me…”
preach Priyanka preach!
9:30 pm • 14 January 2013 • 58,971 notes
Never forget that you are a completely unique individual alive at an absolutely critical moment in time.
12:30 am • 14 January 2013 • 4 notes
“Lobbying” is basically a bribe - paying money to politicians to make decisions favourable to the corporation. Why are cigarettes legal even though they KILL their users? Lobbying.
3:01 pm • 13 January 2013 • 197 notes