Farrah Khan, a survivor of sexual assault, wrote this satirical list of tips on ”How to Avoid Rape” based on the kinds of tips she herself received after she was assaulted. Tired of the constant victim blaming that promotes rape culture, Khan decided to take a stand. “These kinds of safety tips shame and blame survivors. They fail to recognize institutional barriers and that the responsibility for the assault is on the perpetrator,” she says.
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My family talking about me
Half of the women I spoke to said , would he admit that’s he’s bit of a sexist, misogynistic — he sees women only in sexual terms? (x)
This is it, this is how I’m going to explain privilege to the next one.
THOSE LAST TWO GIF THOUGH. MALE FEMINISTS, PLEASE TAKE NOTE. I KNOW YOU DON’T WANNA BE SEXIST BUT PLEASE LISTEN TO WOMEN IF THEY TRY TO EXPLAIN HOW SOMETHING YOU SAID/DID IS PROBLEMATIC AND TAKE IT TO HEART, THANK YOU!
Bathroom with glass floor, overlooking a 15 story elevator shaft.
In case you needed help shitting yourself.
saying feminism is unnecessary because you don’t feel oppressed is like saying fire extinguishers are unnecessary because your house isn’t on fire
when you’ve been swimming and water is in your ear