[on diversity in media] I think its social responsibility. I think it’s our responsibility to stand up and say what we want. It think if you look at television in the past two years, it’s becoming the decade of the female. Like, all these new shows with female leads. Even if you look at television, as well as cable, as well as films, there’s been a resurgence, as far as the leading woman in Hollywood, which is great. And I think we’re also at the point now…you know, it’s interesting…x
We tell her that we don’t know what Carol’s going to be like when she comes back. She might not remember us. She might not even remember herself. But we will know. We will know the light she has inside her because she showed us all today. We will know. She’s Captain Marvel. She’s our hero.” — captain marvel #014
How magic conquered pop culture: ”In the real world we’re busy staring at our phones as global warming gradually renders the world we’re ignoring uninhabitable. Fantasy holds out the possibility that there’s another way to live.”
Illustration by Nick Iluzada for TIME.
So apparently iCloud was hacked and pretty much every female celebrity’s nudes were leaked. I’d like to remind my followers not to post them, because they’re supposed to be private, and just because some asshole leaked them doesn’t mean you should make it worse by spreading them around.
- Do not forget Michael Brown
- Do not forget how the media dehumanized him and tried to justify his murder
- Do not forget how peaceful protests were painted as savage riots
- Do not forget police armed with military grade weapons terrorized and arrested black civilians
- Do not forget Darren Wilson being awarded over $400,000 in fundraiser donations for murdering an unarmed black child
- Do not forget that this system was not built to defend us, but to control us
- Do not forget Ferguson
Saturday morning, over 1,000 people march for justice for Michael Brown.
big wave - jenny and johnnyI can’t sleep these days
And my blues, they won’t go away
So there are these little pills I been taking
And my doctor, she says that they’re safe
But I been sleepwalking down to the lake
And waking up in the water