FYI actual Irish people cringe every time you use made up BS like “the irish were slaves” to justify your racism. We cringe every time you try to compare the discrimination faced by Irish people to the racism faced by POC. That’ll do pig. That’ll do.
“These cuts disproportionately affect women of colour. Of the 32
services for women affected by domestic violence that have been closed
since 2010, they were all specialist services which helped LGBQ and BAME
“It’s timely because the cast of the film is entirely white and they
are running with this slogan, ‘I’d rather be a rebel than a slave’ which
implies passivity or acceptance of being a slave. But it also ignores
the fact that women of colour were completely involved in the
suffragette struggle. This film isn’t representing them.”
Be it so. This burning of widows is your custom; prepare the funeral pile. But my nation has also a custom. When men burn women alive we hang them, and confiscate all their property. My carpenters shall therefore erect gibbets on which to hang all concerned when the widow is consumed. Let us all act according to national customs.
General Sir Charles James Napier, the Commander-in-Chief in India from 1849 to 1851. He responded to Hindu priests’ complaints about the banning of sati under British rule with this choice quote.
Honestly I hate Freud but he’s my weakest area so I can’t stop revising. Feeling quite good with my timelines but the question of whether I’ll be able to remember this stuff still lingers. On the plus side mum made me a cross stitch!
HRH Charlotte Elizabeth Diana is the first princess born with equal right to the throne. That means that if the Duke and Duchess have another son, he can’t snatch the throne from her. She’s fourth in line, period.
The 1930’s in West Bengal India … A White Male so called English Gentleman riding on the back of a poor bengali woman … These are the very same people who are teaching the world about women’s rights, respect and feminism … while Islam through our Beloved Prophet ﷺ gave women their rights 1400 years ago …
Women are the backbone of this party, and unlike Jeremy Corbyn we have put them at the forefront of this government.
Nicky Morgan, one of only 68 female Conservative MPs, and member of a ¾ male cabinet, compared to 99 female Labour MPs out of a smaller number of MPs overall, with a shadow cabinet that is majority women.
Good evening, gentlemen! Please pay attention. I am a reformed vampire, which is to say, I am a bundle of suppressed instincts held together with spit and coffee. It would be wrong to say that violence does not come easily to me. It’s not tearing your throats out that doesn’t come easily to me. Please don’t make it any harder.
Maladict, from Terry Pratchett, Monstrous Regiment (2003)