We were never truly done with the NFL, even while we were kneeling with Kaep.
It’s not enough to remove dangerous men from positions of power if the systems that put them there remain in tact.
If our mental consciousness doesn’t better our physical state, then what purpose has it served?
Since when has a little rhythm negated centuries of wrongdoing at the organizational level?
Amongst women living under gendered oppression, the victor, the villain and the victim are often one in the same.
We are deserving of love that feels good, that affirms us and that meets our expectations, and we shouldn’t be asked to wait decades to get it.
Because our healing is our responsibility.
At what point do we decide it’s time to save ourselves?
It’s time we stopped pretending that abandoning our children is an acceptable form of discipline
Let’s not confuse our ability to hurt the same with our capacity to love properly.