Apathy About Politics Is A Privilege Many Of Us Don’t Have (354/365)

So, this is the post about everyone who says they don't pay attention to politics because they can't be bothered, or that it doesn't effect them - not only are these statements seeping in pure privilege but they're also infuriating. To ignore politics because of these reasons means you honestly don't care about other people, … Continue reading Apathy About Politics Is A Privilege Many Of Us Don’t Have (354/365)

I Went to My First Film Festival and the Racists Had me Shook (124/365)

I've always been someone who loves film, I studied film studies (which led to years of pretentious fuckery), I go to the cinema whenever I can and generally love talking to people about films. One thing I'd never done was go to an actual film festival and be around people who also love film - … Continue reading I Went to My First Film Festival and the Racists Had me Shook (124/365)

How To: Be a Good Minority (92/365)

Growing up as an ethnic minority is a weird experience, you're firstly thrown into a society that see's you as 'less than' or as an 'other'. In that same society, they somehow expect you to cater to the thoughts, feelings and emotions of the majority, and work to really ignore all of the racism, sexism … Continue reading How To: Be a Good Minority (92/365)