"There is difference and there is power. And who holds the power decides the meaning of the difference." --June Jordan

Sunday, June 14, 2009

Linkfest!

stuff white people do: get interested in black skin whenever summer comes around

Haunted Timber: All Your Labels Are Belong to Us

I Blame the Patriarchy: Spintster aunt perceives misogynist billboard


Plain(s)feminist: Fat and food politics for breast cancer survivors

3 comments:

plumpdumpling said...

The first one is funny to me, because my co-worker Roxanne just got back from Jamaica and was TOTALLY SHOCKED to find out it was possible for her to get sunburned. So it's not just white people who think that; it's black people heavily ingrained in white society, too.

Tracey said...

Funny! Was she raised in a cold climate?

plumpdumpling said...

Yep, she's Jamaican but was born in Canada.