"I joined tumblr only to find myself become a huge feminist and now all of my friends think I’m annoying" a novel by me
Me: Says something about how shitty things can be for some women
Someone else: oh fuck, you must be a feminist!
Me: Well... if by that you mean equal rights, yeah.
Someone else: So you hate men and want women to hold all the power.
Me: Nah I said I want equality and by tha-
Someone else: Well why do you deny that a man can be raped?!
Me: What?! I never said that.
Someone else: Well every feminist I know wants to kill all men.
Me: Well I never said that either.
Someone else: and if we apply this logic to race-
Me: NOT THE SAME THING DAWG
Someone else: Why won't you acknowledge and debate my issues with your stance? Is it because I am right and I win? You can't compete with my superior mind?
Me: BECAUSE YOU AREN'T DEBATING MY STANCE! You just straw man your way into an imaginary argument with me. I'll discuss my opinion with you but only if you know what my opinion really is.
Someone else: Wow I totally bested you *mic drop* feminism defeated!
— 13 Myths and Misconceptions about Trans Women -Natalie Reed (via midnightbikerider)
— Jean Kilbourne, "Two Ways a Woman Can Get Hurt" (via gr33kg0ds)