The Buddhists say if you meet somebody and your heart pounds, your hands shake, your knees go weak, that’s not the one. When you meet your ‘soul mate’ you’ll feel calm. No anxiety, no agitation.
Publicity done right in an anti-rape campaign: double-page spread, pages glued to one another. After the reader forcefully separates them, the image above is revealed with the caption “if you have to use force, it’s rape”.
THIS IS BRILLIANT
I WANT THIS IN EVERY MAGAZINE
Anonymous said: I'm a male and i started following you because you posted cool stuff. I saw your feminist stuff too but i didnt really pay attention to it but then i started noticing feminism all over tumblr and so i did some research. I dont know why more people arent on board its here to help. one definiton i saw of it said "to create a society in which individuals’ genders don’t restrict them from an equitable shot at success and happiness" i thought that was beautiful. Tumblr does help ppl bcuz i learned
The face says it all.
(via Isis Madrid for Good)
If you haven’t read it yet, the article is titled “12 Times Leslie Knope Totally Nailed Being a Feminist" and it’ll make you feel like the Pawnee Goddess you are :)
"The goal is not to turn kids into your kind of adult, but rather, better adults than you have been. Progress happens because new generations grow and develop and become better than the previous ones.”
From Adora Svitak’s talk “What adults can learn from kids.” In her talk, Adora makes a case for why adults shouldn’t underestimate kids. And they shouldn’t. Kids are doing amazing things. Let’s just take a second to think about how Adora organized her first TEDxYouth event when she was just 12.
This weekend, young people around the world are attending, organizing, speaking at, and watching TEDxYouthDay events — TEDx events dedicated to the ingenuity of kids worldwide. Every year we’re taken aback by the amazing things that come out of these events, and we think you should be, too. Find a TEDxYouthDay event near you to attend or watch live online here.
this is so effing important and i’m super impressed after read her transcript
Emma Watson formally invited men to join the fight for gender equality in a moving speech on Sept. 21, launching the HeForShe campaign.