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Vikram. 22, male, Torontonian/Guelphite (Indian Canadian). This blog consists of animals, news, social issues, internet memes, nerdy stuff mostly relating to D&D. And probably other things.

piscula:

"this is the internet, i can say whatever i want" is a super creepy and obvious way to say "when there are no obvious consequences for my actions i lack all empathy"

(Source: womxxn, via hairbows-and-bullets)

newwavefeminism:

Photoshopping does more than alter our sense of body image in terms of weight. It also portrays false ideals of skin pigment.

(via dollyswitch)

micdotcom:

15 questions white people will never have to ask themselves

Many white people may never truly understand why incidents like the Michael Brown shooting infuriate blacks and other people of color — even when it’s clear that race plays a large, looming role in how the situation snowballed to the 18-year-old’s death.

This is in part because white people can move through daily life without constantly thinking about how their race will be perceived. Part of having white privilege is the freedom from worrying about racism, a freedom their black counterparts have never known. But it gives black people a unique yet challenging perspective by which they navigate the world. 

African-American scholar W.E.B. DuBois called this “double consciousness,” Follow micdotcom

(via jas720)

Anonymous asked: Canada a racist country? Sure racists live here, racists live everywhere, but people learn about Canada all over the world because we're a great example of multiculturalism. Seriously, I have friends in many countries that learn about us and our diversity. Do we have problems? Of course we do, every nation does. Are the Harper cons terrible? Of course they are. But to think Canada is terrible and racist is ignorant. Try learning more you idiot.

grifonecoronato:

kaalashnikov:

'But to think Canada is terrible and racist is ignorant.'

'But to think Canada is terrible and racist is ignorant.'

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Yeah, we Canadians just LOVE to sweep this under the rug in discussions of our national identity.

"Racism happens in America. We are not America. Therefore racism does not happen here".

Our own Prime Minister even confidently and without irony stated that “we do not have a history of colonialism”.

Such bullshit.