Catch-all Tumblr of author J. Koyanagi. Reblogging all the things that make me happy, particularly dogs and the occasional book inspiration.
If you’re protesting abortion, the Supreme Court says you can get right in women’s faces and scream at them on their way into the clinic. Because freedom of speech.
But if you try and protest the murder of a black man, you get tear gas fired at you.
how ungrateful we must seem to want people who look like us on our televisions. how ungrateful we must seem to want more than one brown person on every other show or movie (if that much). how ungrateful we must seem to want those characters to live past the first ten minutes of an episode. how ungrateful it must seem of us to want to be more than the sassy black friend or the smart Asian with no story arc. because your response is always, “well, isn’t that enough?”
I’ll be sleeping for most of eternity.
"America is a land of freedom!!11!!"
she likes carrying around random rags for no reason
"I’m sick of how bisexuality is erased in LGBT spaces. I get really nervous before any LGBT event, especially Pride. I feel incredibly sad and hopeless when gay and lesbian people call me insulting names. If gay and lesbian people don’t understand me – Continue reading Prejudice at Pride at Empathize This
This just punched me in the heart.