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A few cartoons that featured POC leads. Feel free to add any others that you know of!

Why I need Chicana feminism

Because I was taught to stay away from certain styles because they were too “mexican”. With phrases like “the bigger the hoop, the bigger the hole” when I loved wearing big earrings. Being told that red hair against my brown skin looked “ghetto” instead of fierce and bold. Wearing stylish flannels like the pretty pastel haired girls on tumblr and being told I look like a “chola”. Working hard to get rid of my slang because society taught me that it was “unflattering”. That bright red lips were too much. That my natural intense brows are now a makeup “fad”. When in reality all this shit was made up by people that want to put us down for claiming our own identity. 

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The signs as old Disney Channel shows
  • Aries: That's So Raven
  • Taurus: The Proud Family
  • Gemini: Hannah Montana
  • Cancer: Even Stevens
  • Leo: Sonny With A Chance
  • Virgo: Lizzie McGuire
  • Libra: Phil Of The Future
  • Scorpio: Kim Possible
  • Sagittarius: American Dragon: Jake Long
  • Capricorn: Life With Derek
  • Aquarius: The Suite Life of Zack and Cody
  • Pisces: Wizards of Waverly Place