hi im nicole. welcome to wisconsin.

 

Ratchet is a racialized term. So is ghetto. So is thug. So is welfare queen. Someone does not have to EXPLICITLY say the word “black” in order for something to be racist against black people. Speaking in flagrantly racist terms is one of the least sophisticated manifestations of racism today.

TemperedFury on Philip DeFranco’s, creator of the YouTube channel Philly D, use of racialized language.  (via america-wakiewakie)

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why do some couples make their statuses as ‘single’ after every fight? I don’t put ‘orphan’ after every argument with my mum