Sugar just knows the purrtriarchy gets his belly rubbed, and isn’t so sure about feminism
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"Dude, what is that outfit all about?" © 2011, Kirsten Rothbart
The premise of minimum wage, when it was introduced, was that a single wage earner should be able to own a home and support a family. That was what it was based on; a full time job, any job, should be able to accomplish this.
The fact people scoff at this idea if presented nowadays, as though the people that ring up your groceries or hand you your burgers don’t deserve the luxury of a home and a family, is disgusting.
seeing ppl want to make feminism palatable and comfortable for men makes me want to peel my skin off
Also… my first TV crush. Probably first crush ever. I was lucky to meet her in person at conventions.
I just want to say that this is why minority representation in the media matters. Mae Jemison was inspired to become an astronaut after watching Nichelle Nichols as Uhura on Star Trek.
Media is NEVER “just” media.
She also appeared in an episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation that LeVar Burton directed, and Nichelle Nichols visited her on set. :)