2. The combination of leaves on the trees and Cornell students going home making it possible for me to change without worrying about being seen by the frat boys across the street.
3. There are a bunch of these, but I think this is the best one.
4. Why Do We Care More About Diversity On TV Than in Our Schools?
|This bad ass nine-year-old.|
7. On the subject of violence against women, I really appreciate this piece about how rape culture affects even the most innocent interactions between men and women.
Men who want to flirt with women have to realize: Women live in a state of continual vigilance about sexual safety. It’s like having a mild case of hay fever that never goes away. It’s not debilitating. You’re not weak. You’re not afraid. You just suck it up and get on with your life. It's nothing that's going to stop you from making discoveries, or climbing mountains, or falling in love. Sometimes you can almost forget about it. It doesn’t mean it’s not there, subtly sucking your energy. You learn to avoid situations that make it worse and seek out conditions that make it better.