February 6, 2008

Quote of the day

Posted in Gender issues, Politics, Racial issues at 1:30 pm by The Lizard Queen

Written by quixote in a post at Shakesville yesterday:

We’re not supposed to get into an Olympics of -isms. Nobody’s suffering trumps someone else’s.

That’s true. Totally, entirely, completely true.

It’s true all ways. You have to care as much about my suffering as I do about yours.

If my suffering doesn’t matter to you, you’re just fighting for privilege.

Something worth thinking about, at least.


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