Stories that Give Me Hope.
Stories that make me cry
what is this moisture coming from my eyes
my eyeballs are leaking
The last one though
at least i can admit i’m a piece of shit
a little love story about mermaids and tattoos
Hoping to get this boosted, because maybe it can save someone from hard times and get them a job at whatever establishment this racist ass manager is at.
(this was on NYT FB article posting about a (Black) mother Google searching her unborn child’s name to see what connotations and future it could hold for him)
And then you have people justifying this action. But a meritocracy exists right?
But I don’t even know how to pronounce his last name…..
Someone find out where he works so we can can e-mail his Boss and get him fired cause almost every company has a non discrimination policy
The worst part, I think, is that it’s a common place thing. He’s just the one with the gall to say it out loud. But everyone will tell black people that they’re being paranoid or that they need to work harder or try harder or make a better resume because we’re in “post-racial America” and the “only people holding black people back is black people.” But then in the real world you have women like this and men like this, and you can see how small changes on paper change your perceived value.