Had a Diet Coke for Lunch: Some ramblings about gender
I call myself a feminist but, in truth, I’m not entirely sure quite what I mean by that. What I am basically trying to say by calling myself a feminist is that I believe every gender should be treated equally. That isn’t too difficult to suss out and summarise, I confuse myself however when I…
Thich Nhat Hanh
This guy is totally awesome. As a Buddhist monk he has written books on meditation which I would thoroughly recommend. More importantly though, he is a prevalent peace activist and winner of the Nobel prize (nominated by Martin Luther King Jr no less) who has helped change attitudes in Buddhism. By placing emphasis on engagement in the community, and our individual duty to enact change in the world, he has encouraged altruism and activism amongst those who wouldn’t otherwise consider it.
When nominating him for the Nobel prize Martin Luther King said: “I do not personally know of anyone more worthy of [this prize] than this gentle monk from Vietnam. His ideas for peace, if applied, would build a monument to ecumenism, to world brotherhood, to humanity”
Had a Diet Coke for Lunch: Our Life Online
I realise this is no longer the controversial topic it once was, it is now generally accepted that our actions are being observed and documented on a daily basis. It is said that only 10% of the world’s population owns 90% of its wealth but despite this fact there are more than…
All these lovely ladies weigh 154lbs. We all carry weight differently, don’t live your life by an outdated chart. Find a number that looks and feels good.
TAKE A GOOD LOOK. WEIGHT COMES IN DIFFERENT SHAPES AND SIZES.
This is actually a really lovely artistic reference as well. Also HOLY SHIT NEW REBLOG SYSTEM??? dang.
“Katniss is very skinny… How much do you weigh?
I am so fucking happy that female celebrities are starting to call interviewers out on their bullshit.