Posts Tagged ‘humanity’

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

“It is no accident that white masculinity is constructed the way it is in the United States, as European invasion of the Americas required a masculinity that murders, rapes, and enslaves Native and African peoples. It is a masculinity that requires men to be soldiers and conquerors in every aspect of their lives. A masculinity rooted in genocide breeds a culture of sexual abuse.”

~ Qwo-Li Driskill

Friday, December 14th, 2012

“When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, “Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.” To this day, especially in times of “disaster,” I remember my mother’s words and I am always comforted by realizing that there are still so many helpers – so many caring people in this world.” – Mr. Rogers

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012

“Anyone who has been depressed knows this fundamental truth:
There are too many of us.”

– Tito Titus