I ain't afraid to love a man. I ain't afraid to shoot him either. —Annie Oakley
Patriarchy makes its claim.
- A declaration of jihad on the cultural oppression of Muslim women.
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Author Archives: Nahida
In 2007, a black man was convicted of manslaughter for shooting a 17-year-old white teenager who had threatened his son.
A Suffolk County jury on Saturday night found a black man guilty of manslaughter for shooting of an unarmed white teenager outside the man’s house last year, ending a racially charged trial. The jury began deliberating on Wednesday, and on … Continue reading
George Zimmerman deserved to have his head smashed into the pavement according to Florida state logic.
Clearly, Trayvon was acting in self-defense. Unfortunately, the kid didn’t have a gun. (Apparently if he had, it would have been, like, LEGIT self-defense.) So he punched Zimmerman in the nose. Maybe he also bashed his head into the pavement. … Continue reading
You have no right to stand your ground. Allow yourself to be followed and profiled silently. Do not defend yourself. A fist to the nose is aggression, not defense, even if you are followed. Everything about you is wrong. You … Continue reading
When I was four years old, a five-year-old boy chased me around the masjid because I refused to take off my shoes. For those of you who don’t know, everyone is expected to remove their shoes prior to entering the … Continue reading
I did not realize until today the convenience of the pantyhose. Certainly, before I thought the pantyhose uncomfortable, unnecessary, even suffocating. But alas! Today I found myself called for the kind of job that requires (never straightforwardly) a pencil skirt, … Continue reading