The first boy I ever hooked up with had a grandfather who was a Supreme Court Justice and now I have to see his dumb last name in a bunch of the cases I have to read GO AWAY

“Young men need to be socialized in such a way that rape is as unthinkable to them as cannibalism.”

Mary Pipher, Reviving Ophelia (via erkings)

Fun fact: Canada launched the “Don’t Be That Guy” rape prevention campaign targeted at potential rapists rather than potential victims was launched… and the number of reported sexual assaults fell by 10 per cent. within that year.  Rape prevention NEEDS to start with education and focus on the perpetrators, not just policing the behavior of potential victims.

(via misandry-mermaid)

I’m really boring now because I am so happy. All I do is study law and be in love with my boyfriend and ocassionally go running.

nyctaeus:

Walid Elsawi
A Contemporary Artist vs. A Con Artist, 2012

Depending on which volunteer placement I get, I could be representing clients in court as early as this fall

lgbtqblogs:

Portland’s First Official Trans Pride March

Bartleby the Scrivener reference anyone?

Bartleby the Scrivener reference anyone?

quoms:

seawitchintraining:

Joan Rivers literally said several times that she hated feminists and feminism what the fuck is Times magazine doing calling her a feminist icon.

but girl power, guys! when a woman becomes famous almost exclusively for trashing and demeaning other women it’s important that we recognise her girl power. feminism is only about women achieving positions from which they can enact violence on other people

feedthenose:

sorry cant quite hear u over how cute i am ???? 

First day of criminal law class: disclose to the Prof that I’ve been a victim of a violence crime. WHOOPS GOOD MOVE BUDDY. Going to need some SERIOUS coping skills to avoid being triggered in this class because even just terms like “accused” and “guilty without a reasonable doubt” set me off.

allgirlstothefront:

My sister is going through what so many women go through every day in Canada: the choice between staying in an unhealthy relationship to at least be financially stable, or leaving and being financially insecure, having to juggle a job and two toddlers with limited childcare options. It’s not an…

To be honest, I was a bit worried I would become an old man wearing a powdered wig by virtue of owning this book 📙👴👓

To be honest, I was a bit worried I would become an old man wearing a powdered wig by virtue of owning this book 📙👴👓

I’ve been dating someone for under 4 months and we’re both in love and I think I might have ruined it by freaking out when he said he might want to move to a place where I can’t work. I am getting so far ahead of myself but I can’t even help it.