I know it was a lot of people’s first time at a protest. I didn’t realize the depths of my white middle-classness til that day, the inertia that settles when one lives in polite comfort one’s whole life.
I saw people from my hometown (population: 5,291; ,190 median household income; 97.62% white), whom I’d never known to be politically involved, posting photos of themselves marching or posting in support of marching. But this is how we learn to discipline ourselves into the neverending process of accountability: trepidation giving way to possibility and commitment.
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There's no itemized accounting of any income received from the show in their 990-form nonprofit filings—although In Other Words' 2012 form does show $600 in "rental income." And in a phrase familiar from the "Fuck Portlandia" sign, the store cites the "trans-antagonistic and trans-misogynist" nature of the Toni and Candace sketches, declaring "LOL Fred Armisen in a wig and a dress" to be a "deeply shitty joke whose sole punchline throws trans femmes under the bus by holding up their gender presentation for mockery and ridicule." The current board, staff, and volunteers were not involved in the decision, made six years ago, to allow Portlandia to film at In Other Words.
We stand behind our collective decision to discontinue our relationship with the show.
From racism to that glaring erasure-and-readmission of sex workers’ rights from the platform to, well, racism.
So if you went to the march or or saw pictures of the march from your laptop in bed and felt your heart swell with triumph, you may now be trying to figure out now how something so good can also be bad. This goes particularly to women who are privileged like me—hey, rich white ladies with fancy college degrees!
WASHINGTON—Straightening his synthetic wig before casually approaching a nearby lunch table, a disguised Chief of Staff John Kelly reportedly set down his tray, pulled over a chair, and said “Leaking sure is cool, huh, guys?
My father, my sister, my cousins, my aunts and uncles.
WASHINGTON—Strange, viscous fluid dribbling down from the shadows above him, Trump administration staffer Jason Mc Cabe on Thursday reportedly looked up from a puddle of slime he had been investigating to discover a fellow aide cocooned in Steve Bannon’s ooze.
PARK RIDGE, IL—At a ribbon-cutting ceremony held Tuesday on the steps of the recently completed 200,000-square-foot facility, Hillary Clinton opened a new presidential library and museum that commemorates the presidency she might have had if elected.
“This is the first election where you can vote above the line in the Senate and have your votes go to only the parties that you want them to go to, so make it count!