“I‘m not talkin’ about love. Once two people meet, get together, have kids, get married, whatever, let’s hope they’re in love. I’m talkin’ about-WHY-a White man would be in search of an Asian woman in the first place-WHY-we’re surrounded by the stats showing the high and rising numbers of Asian females marrying Anglo males. It’s not coincidence. It’s growing up seeing Asian women as domestic damsels in distress. Dependable, obedient little exotic flowers serving every sexual need of their white knight. It’s the Asian woman growing up in a cocoon of White heroes. It’s on t.v., the letterboxed screen, in the magazine, on that bathroom wall, in the high school textbook, the teenage romance novel. I think about what I wanted growing up – I think about my self-hate – I think about my fantasies full of Hollywood-white celebrities – But most importantly, I now understand -WHY- ” www.blacklava.net


granted, it’s a little bitter but gospel to my ears

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  1. that shirt is deep. i bet half the kids at my school wouldn’t get it.
    my regrets for your no phantom planet or stellastarr* situation, but you are going to coachella. freaking coachella! it will be so great that you probably won’t care anymore. pizza rolls will help too.

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