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• Filipino-American in the Bay Area and going through stages in life by way of insight and thought.
• I like to fangirl, I like to have fun, I like to be serious. The key here is understanding when it is appropriate to do either of those things.

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“A racist society will give you a racist science.”

R. M. Young (1987). Racist society, racist science. In D. Gill & L. Levidow (Eds.) Anti-racist science teaching(pp. 16-42). London: Free Association Books. (via homoarigato)

remember when i posted about how science can be oppressive and i got hate mail and hundreds of notes of people calling me stupid

yeah that was fun 

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Remember that time when they made up a disease for black ppl when we didnt wanna be stuck as slaves?

Remember when they operated on black women with no anesthesia to get modern gynecological surgical procedures?

Remember when they sterilized poor woc without consent to keep us from ‘creating more undesirables’?

Remember when the government allowed Black men to go untreated with Syphilis even after a cure was discovered?

Remember when minority heavy areas in cities were sprayed with radioactive material to ‘test’ how America could handle a nuclear fallout?

Oh, you dont? Because I do…

Go look it up. Every single one was done by a white supremacist nation called America.


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Don’t forget that in 1975 about 35% of Puerto Rican Women were sterilized without their consent by the US government 

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Let’s also not forget about the origins of the Bering Strait hypothesis, which was used to justify taking away the land from native people and has since then fueled the idea that native people came from somewhere else.

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Canadian First Nation Peoples used as test subjects for nutritional and medical tests

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Remember when science proved Brown people were inferior, which made it okay to put them on exhibit? 


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Filipin@s, as do people in other Asian cultures, use “older sister/brother” as a form of respect to people within the same generation as them, but slightly older. In the case that it is unclear whether the person one is talking to is older, people often choose to use Ate/Kuya just in case. People…

  • White Person at ComiCon: I love your Yoruichi Shihouin costume!
  • Filipin@: Thanks!
  • White Person: From where in Japan are you from?
  • Filipin@: I'm Filipino.
  • White Person: (disappointed) Oh...
  • or
  • White Person: Annyeong!
  • Filipin@: Um...Annyeong?
  • White Person: OMG! (calls over to Kdrama-watching, white friends) S/he speaks Korean!
  • Filipino@: Actually, I don't. I'm Filipin@.
  • White Person: (suddenly enraged) Then why are you speaking Korean?! You're Korean!
  • Filipin@: I think I'd know if I was.
  • White Person: Why would you speak Korean! That's, like, being a poser!
  • Filipin@: ...Looked in the mirror lately?




do action movies know they can have more than one female character

Someone should make an action movie with all girls except for one guy and have no explanation or mention of it in the movie and then pay all of the actors…


Are you fucking kidding me, TIME Magazine?


Are you fucking kidding me, TIME Magazine?

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So my dad is a preacher and he was telling us that Halloween is ‘the day of the devil’ and my sister goes “wow a whole day all for me?” And my dad is clinging to his bible now omg

This is my favourite post of all time.

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Beyonce let out a call and all of the sparkles in the world assembled together to make that dress, I am so emotional right now don’t touch me

That dress is the middle of a magical girl transformation sequence. Beyonce is levelling up god help us all.

(Source: better-than-kanye-bitchh, via queenstabbityhawke)




in the movie a little boy recognises steve at the captain america exhibit. it’s my headcanon that a little girl recognises bucky when he goes to the smithsonian exhibit to find out who he really is

because little girls have heroes too






SO dublin minors won the all ireland football this week (don’t worry if u don’t understand its just a sideline)

and they were all out celebrating

and they found daniel radcliffe in dublin at 4am and invited him to a house party with them

and he…went with them





How to celebrity; A book by Daniel Radcliffe

He looks like a dwarf next to them

our boy is lookin rough though, dang.

though I guess it WAS 4am…



why is levi yelling at eren

because of all the big ass trees



why is levi yelling at eren

because of all the big ass trees

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I’m not sorry

You shouldn’t be

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don’t hurt BEES. they just want to pollinate flowers and make honey. hurt WASP’s. fuck them and their old money, big mansions, and country clubs

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you can see her accent

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Featured on a blog

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