"Telling the oppressed that expressing their anger and hatred for their oppressors is okay is a huge step toward ending oppression, which is the real goal, not “ending hate” which is some abstract nonsense privileged people like to spout to try and pretend they’re not part of the problem because they don’t actively hate the oppressed."
smitethepatriarchy in this post
. Just thought it was a really good articulation of something that gets repeated often without thought: the end goal isn’t really to “end hate.” It’s to eliminate oppressions. Hate is a feeling everyone has sooner or later, as is love — oppression is an extra obstacle the privileged group does not have to deal with/be burdened with (via feministdisney
i’m reallly hoping these little babies are #stingingnettle! we have found them in this spot before ,but they didn’t sting me (this time)! i wonder if they don’t sting when they’re small baby shoots? i haven’t been able to find out if that’s the case online- if anyone knows, chime in! i would hate to have to buy such a common plant! #nettles #plants #herbs #mullien is there sunning herself too!
#i just spit my leaf water
A cup of hot tea really heals ur soul this is true science
Actually, a cup of hot anything in your hands mimics human warmth which is said to have calming properties. So, yes, it’s true. Tea mimics the need for human care, touch, and recognition.
im going to cry im so lonely now and all i have is this fucking cup of leaf water
“He’s a tree spirit, he brings good luck. It’s a sign this forest is healthy.”